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The transformation of the very content of the concept of security, whose formulation was based on the analysis of safety risks and forms of threats to security of the people, property and the state as a whole, began internationally after the end of the Cold War. What we have left is a Republican Party obsessed with ideological purity and a Democratic Party bent on righteousness. The two sides are finding it harder to work together now, at a time when the country probably needs compromise the most. The effect of this extreme partisanship is that, while Democrats and Republicans slug it out, the silent majority of Americans, such as Independents, and those drawn to third party candidates, are increasingly disenchanted by a political system they see as corrupt and inefficient. The American Medical Association asks the Federal government to reclassify marijuana so scientific tests can be performed on the plant … Read the rest