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Q. How long will our leaders continue sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I did research on hetro-sexual lifestyle and found many interesting facts. I do not approve that and we all know the HERETO-sexual lifestyle leads to alcoholism, drug addiction, STDs including AIDS, fatherless children, poverty and spousal abuse. How long will our leaders continue to sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I am getting sick on this and I think our future generations would suffer a lot. I have been doing this for quite a while but I think it is time for me to garner some feedback on the issue. Well if you people in this forum have some social responsibilities please share your views.

A. wow-wow-i did not no people like this existed,this is deep?...there has to be a problem here with the way you were brought up,as a child....i would really suggest that you get some help...bad things and good things happen to all of us....hetero-people...what happens if you take away the heterosexuals?.....human beings are not perfect,we all make in the united state-we have problems,but if we work together(help each other)things will start to change---a hand full of bad people,can make us all look bad.the news companys make it seem worst than it really one time in our history(usa)one set of people kept another set of people in slavery(the southern state)for 300yrs....when the northern states got rid of people were pushed a side,we were hanged on trees...we were shot...our churches were burned down...our woman were raped...we couldnt vote...and we couldnt get jobs...and also our leaders were killed..for wanting to change things----people who look d

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Cooperation on economic sanctions in this case study involves the relationship between the main sender of the sanctions--the US--and a prospective nonleader sanctioner -Turkey.
a) by making possible rewards for sanctioning to the sanctioner from other beneficiaries of the norm, or
Since partners are also interested in sanctioning what is likely to work, we can predict that the relative seniority level of sanctioner and infractor is an important variable.
Furthermore, sanctions involving multilateral cooperation involve two separate cooperation dilemmas: one between the sanctioning states and the target, and one between the primary sanctioner and other sanctioners.
13) Theoretically, we can begin to understand the dynamics of international cooperation on economic sanctions by considering dichotomous decisions about whether to impose sanctions made by each of two states, a leading sender (State A) and another potential sanctioner (State B).
But sanctions don't mean anything if we're the only sanctioner.
One important factor with respect to enforcement norms is the cost of sanctioning to the sanctioner (251): if I see someone doing something wrong, what will happen to me if I confront her or impose some other penalty, such as gossiping about her?
2001) all find that when a structure exists for agents to reduce the monetary payments to low contributors, agents will use the sanctioning system, even when the sanctioner bears some of the cost.
Assuming that a norm of voting has served to overcome collective action problems for only certain groups in the United States, and assuming that the norm has eroded over time even among these groups because of a decrease in social connectedness, arguably the state should take on the role of social sanctioner of last resort through a compulsory voting law.
If it is costly to monitor the actions of others and/or to impose sanctions on them, those assigned these tasks may not be motivated to undertake these assignments unless (1) the monitor and sanctioner face a probability of an or else, (2) social pressure to monitor and sanction is large and is salient to the monitor and sanctioner (large [delta.
Who have been the "winners" -- certainly not the Generals who are engaging in a third costly war when the sanctioners decided to escalate to the 'military option', once their sanctions policies failed to result in the overthrow of the Libyan regime.
There does appear to be an improved appetite by some banks to provide finance into 2011; however the credit sanctioners need to feed that hunger.