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Issues in the criminal justice system by patrick gleeson, ph d, - updated june 16, 2017 there's no consensus on what constitutes the top highly contested issues in the criminal justice system, but these four make most lists: policing practices, drug policies, incarceration rates and the death penalty. Current issues in the united way system united way continues to be the major “federated fund-raising” campaign in the united states over the years, the american business community has viewed united way as an alternative to higher taxes and bigger government in promoting social welfare. In the replies i am reading, i do not see anyone addressing our extremely convoluted tax system it is estimated that only 40–50% of people who live in the us pay taxes i know it is not popular with a lot of people, but i am in favor of a flat tax system.
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