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  • Into an Irishman’s Thoughts on War

    Into an Irishman’s Thoughts on War

    For many years authors have dedicated themselves to express how they feel about the many things that trouble our world. Even if many of them happen to be referring to the same situation, each can approach it from a very singular point of view. For example, most of the literary works about wars have portrayed it from the barbarous side of it, never really getting into how personal life can be affected by it

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    Submitted: December 23, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • The Effects of War and Music Together

    The Effects of War and Music Together

    Abernathy 1 Phillip Abernathy Freshman English 111-04 Dr. Doyle 17 December 1999 The Effects of War and Music Together How are music and war related? Music puts a voice in the people's ears, and tells them whether or not we should be involved in that war. It helped out the troops when they were over seas to not be so home sick. Also, every war preceding the Vietnam War had music to help or support

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    Submitted: December 23, 2009 By: Jack
  • Rwanda and the World

    Rwanda and the World

    Rwanda and the World Remote to the United States and seemingly isolated form all of the world, Rwanda has fallen victim to perhaps one of the grossest atrocities experienced in human history. Rwanda and its civilians have faced multiple inflictions of depravity, hatred, and tragedy yet despite the magnitude of these tribulations, much of the world remains ignorant to the hardships endured by the Rwandan peoples and their continual struggle to restore their broken land.

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    Submitted: December 23, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Who If Any one Won the Cold War?

    Who If Any one Won the Cold War?

    The time period between 1945 and 1991 is considered to be the era of the Cold War. The Cold War, known as the conflict between the United States and the Soviet Union, each known during this time as the "super powers". This conflict consisted of the differing attitudes on the ideological, political, and military interests of these two states and their allies, exte nded around the globe. A common political debate covers the issue of

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Vika
  • World Politics

    World Politics

    World Politics Dr. Farlow 11/13/03 May 1st, President Bush flew into the airbase in Dallas with good news for the military and all American people. Behind his enthusiastic speech read a sign, “mission accomplished.” May 5th, President Bush announced and posted on the internet that “Combat Operations in Iraq Have Ended,” and although sometime between then and today he changed that message to “Major Combat Operations in Iraq Have Ended,” isn’t this still a victory?

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Bred
  • Regions of Us After Civil War

    Regions of Us After Civil War

    The Civil War left an impressionable mark on the nation as a whole - physically, economically, and furthermore politically. Two of the nations regions most affected was the South and the West. While the south gained political strentgh through a "solid south" Democracy, their weak reliance on the crop lien system adversel affected their econmy; meanwhile the farmers migrated to the west because of the Homestead Act, their economy suffered in part because of over

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Vietnam War and the Domino Theory

    The Vietnam War and the Domino Theory

    The Vietnam War and the Domino Theory The Americanization of the war in Vietnam was inevitable because of the prevailing belief of the “domino theory” that could take effect. The Domino Theory, which President Harry Truman first articulated in the1940’s, is the belief that the fall of one noncommunist state to communism would precipitate the fall of other neighboring noncommunist states (Shabecoff). This theory is the identical strategy that Communist China planned to achieve, with

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Anna
  • How Corporal Colin Sterling Saved Blossom, Alberta, and Most of the Rest of the World as Well

    How Corporal Colin Sterling Saved Blossom, Alberta, and Most of the Rest of the World as Well

    How Corporal Colin Sterling Saved Blossom, Alberta, and Most of the Rest of the World as Well By Thomas King Knowing the author, the story has something to do with native people. Corporal Colin Sterling is probably a non-racist police officer, surrounded by racist police officers or citizens. I think Corporal Sterling will save the world figuratively, not literally. I came pretty close. The story had everything and anything to do with natives. It started

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Janna
  • Coke Pepsi War

    Coke Pepsi War

    Coke has been leading the competition from 1998-2002 in terms of higher market capitalization, gross margin and net income. However, Pepsi was leading the fight in terms of growth in revenue and net income. However, Pepsi’s stock performed 45% better than Coke’s stock. Overall, Pepsi was a smaller company but it was growing faster than Coke. Coke had a strong foundation, however, their revenue during this period increased due to summer months artificially increasing the

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Victor
  • How Do We Justify Our Actions? "the Wars" Timothy Findley

    How Do We Justify Our Actions? "the Wars" Timothy Findley

    The Wars Justification. Defined as the act of justifying something. To serve as an acceptable reason or excuse for our actions, based on actual or believed information. Throughout the history of not only the modern world, but certainly back to the “barest essentials of reason” our species have made decisions that have effectively shaped our world into what it is today. Or have not. The judgments made in the past may also have been relatively

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Style Wars

    Style Wars

    Style Wars Style wars is a film that documents a number of young graffiti artists who were transforming the city with their unique art. They used the city's subway system as a canvas and let their work be seen in all five boroughs of New York. This film is a great film that documents that time in history. It is difficult for me to side with them or be against them. I am also an

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Anna
  • Relationship to Our World and Deity

    Relationship to Our World and Deity

    Relationship to our World and Deity The Bible states in Psalm 139:13 "For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb" (NIV.) The painting should have this phrase or part of it; there should also be a womb with a baby in it to signify the birth of two religions coming together to but their differences aside. God knows every hair on our head, every thought we think, every breath

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    Submitted: December 24, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Chocolate War

    The Chocolate War

    Emotional destruction, brutal sport fields and blurry vision are just some of the moments that sum up the first four paragraphs of acclaimed novel, The Chocolate War. This novel is a basic story, however usage of techniques such as metaphors, similes and verbs have changed my outlook on the book. I now see a complex, dramatic piece of literature. There are many themes and ideas displayed in these passages which challenge a variety of thought.

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Foreign Affairs - a Closer Look at U.S. Policies and How They Affect the Developing World

    Foreign Affairs - a Closer Look at U.S. Policies and How They Affect the Developing World

    Foreign Affairs: A Closer Look at U.S. Policies and How They Affect the Developing World PSC- 410 Political Economy November 15, 2001 With the beginning of a seemingly endless war on terrorism, and a shaky United States economy, now hardly seems the time to examine our general policy towards all other nations, and developing nations in particular. The wreckage of the World Trade Center is still smoldering, and our troops are marching on Kabul as

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Andrew
  • Drug War

    Drug War

    Drugs are such a controversy and people have such strong opinions about whether they should be legal or illegal. I don't have a strong opinion on this topic; I'm easily swayed. For the most part though, I think that they should be legalized because people do it anyways and if they were legal the government could regulate their use and sale more, the government should be receiving the profits of the drug business rather than

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mikki
  • The Window into War

    The Window into War

    The Window into War The recent explosion of terrorism in the world has shifted the world focus to the spread of radical Islam and the effects it has. The Lovers of Algeria, by Anouar Benmalek, provides a window into the history of a war-torn country through a series of narratives. Benmalek depicts the differences in treatment based on gender and race in this society. The results of the French colonization and the suffering from the

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mike
  • The American Civil War

    The American Civil War

    The purpose of this paper is to illustrate the events surrounding the end of the American Civil War. This war was a war of epic proportion. Never before and not since have so many Americans died in battle. The American Civil War was truly tragic in terms of human life. In this document, I will speak mainly around those involved on the battlefield in the closing days of the conflict. Also, reference will be made

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mike
  • Calvin’s Geneva: Church & World in Ordered Tasks

    Calvin’s Geneva: Church & World in Ordered Tasks

    1) The terms of the question The political conception of J. Calvin has been subjected to a wide range of interpretations so that a " communis opinio" appears nowadays very difficult to be reached. Particularly the contribution of Calvin's theology to the birth of democracy and liberty has been until now one of the most debated and discussed. It is well known that the most famous and influential version of the thesis associating Protestantism and

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mike
  • War on Terrorism

    War on Terrorism

    Two weeks before the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a Syrian immigrant in Spain received a phone call from London. The caller reported that he had "entered the field of aviation" and that "classes were going well." He added, mysteriously, that "the throat of the bird has been slit." The call was recorded by Spanish police as part of a long-term investigation into a suspected network of Islamic radicals, but it was weeks before the

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Brave New World

    Brave New World

    In Brave New World, by Alduous Huxley, a new and controversial society is presented to its audience. A world of artificial intelligence where humans are cultivated in test tubes and social class is predetermined by the chemical mix they receive in vitro leads John Savage into corruption. He is torn between a world in which people’s fates were placed upon themselves and a world in which Alphas and Betas ruled a society with n identity.

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Jon
  • A World Made to Vegetate

    A World Made to Vegetate

    Name of Book: I’m A Stranger Here Myself Name of Author: Bill Bryson Publisher: Broadway Books City Published: New York City Copyright Date: 1999 A World Made To Vegetate Do you ever wonder what other people do when they go home? Do they do their homework or extra work they didn’t finish at the office? Do they read a book or sit in front of the TV just staring? Do they do something active and

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    Submitted: December 25, 2009 By: Mike
  • The Best Little Girl in the World

    The Best Little Girl in the World

    In the book The Best Little Girl in the World, Kessa has a serious eating disorder called anorexia nervosa. But she is not alone. Many people have this eating disorder, and this book shows its harmful effects. This is an emotional and invigorating story of a determined girl and her fight to survive. In the beginning of her story, Kessa is a normal 15-year-old. She has many talents, especially dancing. She has danced for many

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    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Max
  • The Dynamics of an Art World in Flux

    The Dynamics of an Art World in Flux

    Since being tagged with the moniker of the “art world” it has stayed true to the attributes of a world. In the fashion of constant evolution and adaptation, the theories that the art world rally behind may alter and waver but the support behind these ideologies do not. The early stance of the art world saw a narrow scope of acceptance whereas today discrimination is nearly defunct. More importantly the role of the artist has

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    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Monika
  • World Hunger

    World Hunger

    World hunger is an issue that should affect us all. Everyone has felt hunger pains, or claimed that they are “starving” if it’s been a while since their last meal. But most of us have never experienced real hunger - chronic hunger. Chronic hunger means not having enough daily nutrition to meet the requirements for days, weeks, or even months. It means being too weak to fight off disease, and dying from common infections. It

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    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Jessica
  • Brave New World

    Brave New World

    I wrote this paper in my english class after reading 'A Brave New World': On the very last page of Aldous Huxley’s book, A Brave New World, he describes John as swinging slowly in circles after hanging himself (Huxley 259). It’s believed that Huxley’s main point of this ending to his story was to tell his readers that after all John’s effort of trying to change the brave new world, it was profoundly hopeless and

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    Submitted: December 26, 2009 By: Mikki