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  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami's demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: January 10, 2009 By: Artur
  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami’s demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Fatih
  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami’s demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Bred
  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami’s demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: February 2, 2010 By: July
  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami’s demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: February 7, 2010 By: Steve
  • The Strive for Perfection: A Losing Battle (hamlet)

    The Strive for Perfection: A Losing Battle (hamlet)

    Perfection is merely an ideology that can never be obtained and is constantly being pulled down by human’s own imperfections. In William Shakespeare’s, Hamlet, Shakespeare sheds light on the tragic flaws of heroic characters; the tragedy that befalls Hamlet is the result of his unrealistic idealism, which is the cause of Hamlet’s alienation and indecisiveness. Hamlet’s unrealistic idealism alienates him, and can be seen through his abhorrence of women’s “frailty” (I,ii,146) which causes his relationship

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    Essay Length: 894 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 10, 2010 By: Jon
  • The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War on Drugs: A Losing Battle?

    The War On Drugs: A Losing Battle? In 1968, when American soldiers came home from the Vietnam War addicted to heroin, President Richard Nixon initiated the War on Drugs. More than a decade later, President Ronald Reagan launches the South Florida Drug Task force, headed by then Vice-President George Bush, in response to the city of Miami’s demand for help. In 1981, Miami was the financial and import central for cocaine and marijuana, and the

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    Essay Length: 4,278 Words / 18 Pages
    Submitted: April 26, 2010 By: Mike
  • The Second Battle of Bull Run

    The Second Battle of Bull Run

    The second battle of bull run The year is 1862, during the Civil War. My name is Jack Taurance and I am eighteen years old. I am a soldier that has to fight in the 2nd Battle of Bull Run. The battle is going to take place in my hometown of Manassas, Virginia. I cannot wait. It is going to be so great I have heard that the 1st Battle of Bull Run was hell,

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    Essay Length: 738 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Fonta
  • The Battle of Saratoga

    The Battle of Saratoga

    The Battle of Saratoga Essay submitted by Unknown The Battle of Saratoga is considered to be the major turning point of the American Revolution. This battle proved to the world that the fledgling American army was an effective fighting force capable of defeating the highly trained British forces in a major confrontation. As a result of this successful battle, the European powers took interest in the cause of the Americans and began to support them.

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    Essay Length: 717 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Battle of Long Island

    Battle of Long Island

    The Battle of Long Island took place on August 27, 1776. The American outpost of Colonel Edward Hand's sent word that the British were preparing to cross Long Island from Staten Island on August 22, at dawn. There were three frigates, the Phoenix, Rose, and Greyhound, and two bomb ketches named Carcass and Thunder, in Gravesend Bay. The frigates were anchored in the Namews. British generals Cornwallis and Clinton had a force of 4,000

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    Essay Length: 590 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Battle of Little Big Horn

    Battle of Little Big Horn

    Five springs ago I, with many Sioux Indians, took down and packed up our tipis and moved from Cheyenne river to the Rosebud river, where we camped a few days; then took down and packed up our lodges and moved to the Little Bighorn river and pitched our lodges with the large camp of Sioux. The Sioux were camped on the Little Bighorn river as follows: The lodges of the Uncpapas were pitched highest up

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    Essay Length: 1,288 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: February 16, 2009 By: Vika
  • The Battle of Brandywine

    The Battle of Brandywine

    The Battle of Brandywine: Part 1 of 10 The British... Many of the 15,000 British troops spent the night in Kennett Square -- population 2,000 -- unwinding and carousing, while a battle loomed. General Howe's flanking strategy was devised two days earlier: While General Knyphausen attacked at Chadd's Ford, as Washington expected, Cornwallis would stealthily move north, cross the Brandywine, and flank Washington's right. [Map and a fuller explanation] The Americans... By the night

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    Submitted: February 18, 2009 By: Jack
  • The Battle of Saratoga

    The Battle of Saratoga

    The Battle of Saratoga is considered to be the major turning point of the American Revolution. This battle proved to the world that the fledgling American army was an effective fighting force capable of defeating the highly trained British forces in a major confrontation. As a result of this successful battle, the European powers took interest in the cause of the Americans and began to support them. In the British Campaign of 1777, Major General

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    Essay Length: 711 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 16, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Jackson and the Bank Battle

    Jackson and the Bank Battle

    The war on the Second Bank of the United States can be described as one of the most controversial aspects of President Andrew Jackson's two terms in the office. President Jackson used his presidency to destroy the Second Bank of the United States and many government powers and institutions were affected by the methods and principles he acted upon. The idea for a Bank of the United States or a National Bank was conceived by

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    Essay Length: 2,085 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: April 13, 2009 By: Janna
  • Battle of Vicksburg

    Battle of Vicksburg

    Battle of Vicksburg The Battle of Vicksburg, The Civil war that in my opinion cut our nation in two, Americans fighting Americans. This was a very important battle that was fought westward it was the turning point in the war. The Union forces under General Ulysses S. Grant on July 4, 1863, General Ulysses S. Grant with the largest force, about 67, 000 men. Vicksburg is the last spot on the Mississippi River. May through

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    Submitted: July 15, 2009 By: Vika
  • Battle of Gen X and Gen Y

    Battle of Gen X and Gen Y

    The Battle of Gen X and Gen Y ThereЎ¦s no doubt about it, the newest diversity issue in the workplace is age diversity. Many organizations have finally figured out how to recruit young talent only to watch them drive down a collision course with seasoned employees over issues like work ethic, respect for authority, dress code and every work arrangement imaginable. And they're not sure what to do about it. With this paper, I decided

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    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Clear Channel Outdoor Inc.Loses Appeal of Tucson’s Signage Law

    Clear Channel Outdoor Inc.Loses Appeal of Tucson’s Signage Law

    Clear Channel Outdoor Inc. Loses Appeal of Tucson’s Signage Law The State Court of Appeals has ruled against Clear Channel Outdoor Inc., who claims that many of their company’s signs that were removed were not in violation of the city of Tucson’s strict sign ordinance. The decision of the court specifically focuses on the company’s dispute with Tucson, but the ruling will also affect many other communities who find themselves in similar disputes with billboard

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    Essay Length: 710 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Mike
  • 1st Battle of Bull Run

    1st Battle of Bull Run

    The first major battle of the Civil War was fought in Virginia, near the Manassas, Virginia railway junction, after which the battle is called (or First Bull Run, named after the flowing stream on the battlefield, if of the Union persuasion). The armies in this first battle were not very large by later Civil War standards. The Federal forces under Brigadier General Irvin McDowell were organized into four divisions (five, if one includes Runyan's division),

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    Essay Length: 863 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Wendy
  • The Battle of Stalingrad

    The Battle of Stalingrad

    The Battle Of Stalingrad Why was the Battle of Stalingrad a turning point in the war against Germany? The battle of Stalingrad was fought for a mixture of military and political reasons. It was one of the worst battles of the war and known to many as the turning point to World War 2. Hitler’s objective for many years had been to rule Germany and when the Soviets launched a counterattack it showed Hitler

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    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Max
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway

    The Battle of Midway took place within the days of June 4th and June 7th of 1942. The Imperial Japanese Navy wanted to invade numerous Pacific islands in order to confine Australia, so they could expand their SE Pacific territory. The United States base at the Midway Islands would be the only thing to halt the Imperial Japanese Navy's progress. The U.S. Naval Intelligence had been reading in on the Japanese's secret coded messages, which

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    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Mike
  • Could a Loss at the Battle of Midway Have Changed the Outcome of World War Ii?

    Could a Loss at the Battle of Midway Have Changed the Outcome of World War Ii?

    Could a loss at the Battle of Midway have changed the outcome of World war II? On June 3rd, 1942, the United States declared war on Imperialistic Japan and Nazi Germany. Due to the bombing of the United States’ naval base at Pearl Harbor by the Japanese the U.S. was forced to take action. The United States began their first naval battle near the Midway islands in defense of its pacific fleet and positioning. Midway

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    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Artur
  • Bee: The Battle of The Races

    Bee: The Battle of The Races

    It is evident from the media that the current BEE initiatives and deals occurring in South Africa do not only benefit those considered black according to section 1 of the BEE Act. The ANC government is continuously challenged and called to action to repair the damage of the old apartheid regime which has left many black South Africans poorly educated, unemployed and poor. The BEE policy aims to include those previously excluded from participating and

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    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Battle of Thermopylae

    Battle of Thermopylae

    The Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC, an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian Empire at the pass of Thermopylae in central Greece. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the Persians for three days in one of history's most famous last stands. A small force led by King Leonidas of Sparta blocked the only road through which the massive army of Xerxes I could pass. After three days of battle, a local resident

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    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Battle Royal

    Battle Royal

    Battle Royal English II Battle Royal is a short story about racism, segregation, and being an African American male trying to succeed in a world that is considered to be a “white world”. In this paper I will give examples of the different aspects of racism that is shown within the story, and discuss the different images that the authors uses to represent his theme. At the beginning of the story a young boy speaks

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    Essay Length: 524 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Yan
  • Battle of Lexington

    Battle of Lexington

    The American Revolution was a tough time for America and the people who fought it. Many wars were fought and many people died, but throughout the whole events moments of inspiration were evident. One such time was in the Battle of Lexington which took place on April 19th, 17 and one such poem the truly reflects it is called The Battle of Lexington which was written by Sidney Lanier. The poem reflects the thoughts of

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    Essay Length: 751 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Jessica

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