Tennis

It was my last year at San Fernando high. It was a memorable time of my lifebecause I knew that I would graduate at the end of that year. My senior yearalso became the most significant year of my life, because I got to do somethingthat I have always wanted to try tennis. I had […]

English Monary

The Catholic Church, which governed England, Ireland, and the entire Continent of Europe, had become extremely wealthy by the late fourteenth century. The cathedrals that grew up around shrines to saints relics were incredibly expensive to build. The amount of gold that went into decorating them surpassed the riches in the nobles chest. Moreover the […]

Racism Today

“…Everybody jumped on him, beat the hell out of him… Everybody was hittinghim or kicking him. One guy was kicking at his spine. Another guy hitting onthe side of the face… He was unconscious. He was bleeding. Everybody hadblood on their forearms. We ran back up the hill laughing… He should havedied… He lost so […]

Don DeLillo

Death is part of the process of life. It has been delayed by medical science, ignored by society and disregarded by many of the young. Yet it still exists, lurking in the back of our minds. Each day we live, we all move closer to the moment of our death, but if we allow this […]

Failure In Ethan Frome

Failure in Ethan FromeThe main theme of the book Ethan Frome is failure. It is shown in three ways throughout the story: Ethan’s marriage, him not being able to stand up to Zeena, and his involvement in the smash up. Ethan marries Zeena so he won’t be alone after his mother dies. She seemed like […]

Abortion6

Abortion is defined as the termination of pregnancy before the fetus is capable of independent life. Abortions must be conducted before the end off six months, or the fetus will leave the womb and it would be considered a premature birth. There are two types of abortions. One is spontaneous and the other is induced. […]

Fahrenheit

451 And Brave New WorldFor more than half a century science fiction writers have thrilled andchallenged readers with visions of the future and future worlds. These authorsoffered an insight into what they expected man, society, and life to be like atsome future time. One such author, Ray Bradbury, utilized this concept in hiswork, Fahrenheit 451, […]

Immigration

annonIn 1886 the statue of “Liberty Enlightening the World,” a gift fromthe people of France, was dedicated by President Grover Cleveland. Set atthe entrance to New York, the statue was just in time to greet the biggestmigration in global history. Between 1880 and World War I, about 22 million men, women, andchildren entered the United […]

Work And School

Many people have busy lives, especially someone who has to juggle more than onetask per day. The people in particular that I am talking about are collegestudents. How some of us have jobs and need jobs that help keep us in school. The tough part is that we have to spend most of our time […]

medical malpractice

Medical Malpractice:Is Your Care Below Standard?Imagine yourself lying on an operating table, motionless, quiet. Above, you notice people standing over you. You try to speak but the words just cannot come out. Your arms feel as if they are plastered to the table. You begin to stand up but feel as if weights are strapped […]