Albert Einstein: The Dangers Of An Atomic Bomb
In 1939, German physicist Otto Hahn and his Austrian college Lise Meitner bombarded uranium atoms with neutrons, splitting their nuclei to release energy. This is just as einstein 's equation: energy equals mass times the speed of light squared, stated possible. The experiment’s success came at a poor time, as Hitler assumed control over Germany, and was rearming the nation at breakneck speed. After Adolf occupied Czechoslovakia in 1939, he stopped selling uranium from its mines. This act displayed his intentions of building an atomic bomb to the rest of the world.
A refugee of fascist Italy by the name of Enrico Fermi, was first to recognize the danger of Hitler’s actions. Fermi persuaded Hungarian physicist and refugee Leo Szilard that the United States needed to build an atomic bomb before Germany. Fermi and …show more content…
Employee protection laws are in place to prevent discrimination, and ensure equal treatment among employees. According to the documentary “Waiting for Superman,” during the past 6 years in Illinois, 1 in 2500 teachers lost their teaching degree, while 1 in 57 doctors lost their medical degree, and 1 in 97 attorneys lost their law license. The standard that teachers are held at is far lower than any other professional degree, which should not be the case, because of how vital education for the youth is. With the union’s equality policies in place; a poor performing teacher cannot be punished, just as a great performing teacher cannot be