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Open Taliban

The Taliban (Persian “Madrasa Students” or “Seekers of Knowledge”) is a fundamentalist Islamist movement that ruled Afghanistan from September 1996,

Taney, Roger (Brooke) (1777 - 1864)

( tô'nē ), 1777–1864, American jurist, 5th chief justice of the United States (1836–64), b. Calvert co., Md., grad. Dickinson College, 1795. Taney was

Open tariff

tax on imported and, more rarely, exported goods. It is also called a customs duty. Tariffs may be distinguished from other taxes in that their

Open Taxation

All countries need a certain level of income from taxes and duties to pay for public-sector expenditures. Globalization has an impact on the way that

Teapot Dome

in U.S. history, oil reserve scandal that began during the administration of President Harding . In 1921, by executive order of the President, control

Open Terrorism

The popular concept of terrorism in the earliest years of the 21st century is often confined to acts of suicide bombings or other attacks on civilians

Open Thomas, Clarence, 1948-
Thomas, Clarence, 1948-

Charges of sexual harassment made the 1991 confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas (1948—), a prominent black conservative, one

Open Title IX
Title IX

clause of the Educational Amendments of 1972 that reads: "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation

Open Torture

Article I of the UN Convention Against Torture defines torture as any act by which severe pain or suffering, whether physical or mental, is

Open Transportation Security Administration
Transportation Security Administration

One of the first facts to come out of the investigations into September 11, 2001, was that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) had failed to