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    History Of Disarmanment

    This Treaty was agreed upon because of its dangers to our future children. These chemicals can transfer from those who survived down to there children. Its worse than radiation because it creates more than cancer to those who have been exposed to the toxins. The Convention on...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 6, 2013

    Brief Description Of Chemical Weapons

    The general and traditional definition of a chemical weapon is a toxic chemical contained in a delivery system, such as a bomb or shell. The Convention defines chemical weapons much more generally. The term chemical weapon is applied to any toxic chemical or its precursor that...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    Sep 6, 2013

    Nerve Agents

    “Nerve agents”, or “nerve gases”, as they are sometimes called, are some of the most well known chemical weapons. They derive their name from their mode of action on the human body. They are organophosphorus compounds and are divided into two distinct chemical families...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    Sep 6, 2013

    Why We Must Enforce This Treaty

    Second Review Conference Secretariat2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 Executive CouncilSeventy-Fourth Session Seventy-Third Session Seventy-Second Session Thirty-Second Meeting Seventy-First Session Seventieth Session Sixty...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    Sep 6, 2013

    Are We All That Different From Each Other?

    Upon my return from work, I was listening to the radio and the topic was about Syria. Now if any of you are not aware of a certain part of history, allow me to shine some light on this point if I may. There was a Treaty that was agreed upon and signed by multiple nations because...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 6, 2013

    Assistance And Protection

    Under Article X of the Convention, each State Party has the right to request, and receive from the OPCW, assistance and protection if: •Chemical weapons have been used against it; •Riot control agents have been used against it as a method of warfare; or, •It is threatened...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    Sep 6, 2013

    Is It Right For Protesters To Take The Law Into There Own Hands?

    The title is something that I hope will stir some thoughts. Back in the early 60s and 70s abortions were performed in back allies and cellars or any where it could be hidden. Some abortions were done as birth control and other reasons. Today, years after Roe verses Wade was...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    1 Response Aug 18, 2013

    What You Can And Can Not Say Today Without Offending Someone

    Political correctness is a type of movement or practice that aims to alter language, policies, and behavior in such ways to prevent the offense, discrimination, and degradation of certain groups of people. These groups include genders, ages, and races, those with mental and...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48
    46-50, M
    Aug 9, 2013
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