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********Watch Good Night and Good Luck. The library has copies of the movie. You also can watch it online at https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=Good+Night+and+Good+Luck

(When Senator Joseph McCarthy begins his foolhardy campaign to root out Communists in America, CBS News impresario Edward R. Murrow (David Strathairn) dedicates himself to exposing the atrocities being committed by McCarthy’s Senate “investigation.” Murrow is supported by a news team that includes long-time friend and producer Fred Friendly (George Clooney). The CBS team does its best to point out the senator’s lies and excesses, despite pressure from CBS’ corporate sponsors to desist.)

 

********Watch the documentary on the oppression of free speech State Secretes of North Korea at

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/secret-state-of-north-korea/

After watching the documentaries, write an essay of 700 words on how the freedom of press is related to a free society.

Give at least four examples from the movie and the documentary altogether. Why do oppressive governments suppress the freedom of expression and speech? How do they do it? Is the freedom of speech suppressed in the U.S.? Explain your point of view.(350 words)

Read the article at https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/24/opinion/trump-journalists-enemy.html

and express your opinion about it. Do you agree with it?

What is “fake news”? What does Trump call “fake news”? How about “alternative facts”? What is “post truth”? You need to do more research on your own to be able to explore this topic in depth. Please include the references to all of your sources. Make sure to use reliable information only. (350 words)

World Politics and Government

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In 200-250 words, reflect on the following: what is your level of knowledge about world politics and government? What is your level of interest in world politics and government? Are there specific issues you hope to see covered over the course of the semester? What do you hope to get out of this course? As with any assignment you will have in this course, honesty is appreciated.

Please do not use outside research to respond to this assignment. This should be a personal reflection on what you know about world politics and government.

regulation of hazardous waste.

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Write a 350- to 700-word paper in which you discuss the regulation of hazardous waste. Include the following:

  • What are the two key regulations that govern hazardous waste sites in the United States?
  • What are the key components and differences between Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)?
  • When were these acts enacted?

Format citations and references consistent with APA guidelines.

Major Debates Over Macroeconomic Policy

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This week requires the student to address six unresolved issues in macroeconomics, each of which is central to current political debates. Students are required to use information and tools that they have accumulated in their study of the text and evaluate both sides of those issues, determine which side they can support for each issue, and defend their positions.

Assignment Steps 

Select two subjects from the following list of topics and write a 1,050-word analysis:

  • Active monetary and fiscal policy
  • Increased government spending to fight recessions
  • Reducing federal government’s discretionary powers
  • Zero-inflation target
  • Balanced government budget
  • Tax incentives for saving

Evaluate both the advocates’ position and the critics’ position.

Determine which position you support and defend your position. 

Cite a minimum of three peer-reviewed sources not including your textbook.

Format consistent with APA guidelines. 

monetary and fiscal policy

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Select two subjects from the following list of topics and write a 1,050-word analysis:

  • Active monetary and fiscal policy
  • Increased government spending to fight recessions
  • Reducing federal government’s discretionary powers
  • Zero-inflation target
  • Balanced government budget
  • Tax incentives for saving

Evaluate both the advocates’ position and the critics’ position.

Determine which position you support and defend your position. 

power point

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This is the culminating activity of the course, requiring the student to demonstrate mastery of the course’s objectives.

Create a PowerPoint presentation (20–30 slides); include accompanying notes.

Present the life cycle of an electronic health record (EHR).

The life cycle model should include:

  1. Need
  2. Solution (used in Hardware Solution: RFP in Module 2)
  3. Implementation
  4. Measurement

Integrate and apply course content by identifying an authentic problem that can be solved with an EHR.

Include content and concepts from other assignments within the course.

View “Health Information Exchange.” Use the content and concepts contained therein to assist in organizing your presentation.

Consider the following:

  1. Interoperability
  2. Stakeholders
  3. Hardware and software requirements
  4. Planning
  5. Execution
  6. Management
  7. Measuring effectiveness
  8. Quality assurance

The deliverable is a PowerPoint presentation that you will be able to present in a professional job interview to demonstrate your proficiency in utilizing computer technologies, configurations, and applications in a health care environment.

The presentation can be of an actual EHR or of a hypothetical situation. In either case, scholarly research is required.

Search the GCU Library and the websites of professional health care informatics organizations, such as the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). Useful periodicals include:

  • Health Data Management
  • Health Management Technology
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Healthcare IT News

Include graphics and relevant URL links.

The PowerPoint presentation should be comprehensible, well designed, and aesthetically pleasing.

This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.

You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions.

OPERATING SYSTEM.

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Consult current literature, and compose an essay outlining file-naming conventions for four different operating systems. Note the acceptable range of characters, maximum length, case sensitivity, and other details. Give examples of both acceptable and unacceptable filenames. Explain how the file managers for those operating systems shorten long filenames (if they do so) in their internal lists to make them easier to manipulate.

 

Your essay must be a minimum of two pages. All sources used, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations and be cited per APA style.