Pricking The Riches Conscience

Rhetorical AnalysisCourtland Milloy, an African American columnist for the Washington Post, examines the effects inadequate educational facilities have on children. His article, ”Young Minds Injured by Our Inattention”, is focused towards the ethnically and socially diverse adults of the Washington area. Milloy’s intention in speaking is to explore the problems society has with it’s educational […]

The Indians were the main focus of the history of

New France, andinfluenced the Europeans in the period before 1663. The Indians, beingnumerous compared with the Europeans, came into frequent contact with them. The Indians and Europeans traded items with one another, which led tovarious events and actions that contributed greatly to the history of NewFrance. The Europeans who arrived after the Indians had already […]

One day, Dorko walks into a popular fast food join

t for no other reason than that is wherehis feet took him. Taking haphazard bites from other customer’s food, he crookedly makeshis way to the line at a cash register. Of course, the act of getting in line was a completeaccident. He stares at the menu; he stares at the employees; he stares at a […]

is everything skin deep?

Id thought about the idea of living as a black person ever since I read John Howard Griffins Black Like Me. This is an excerpt from Skin Deep: Black Like Me My Own Journey into the heart of Race-Conscious America. It was an intriguing story of how a young white male felt such an urge […]

The Beatles

When people hear the name “The Beatles” most people think of lead singer,John Lennon. However, the role of Paul McCartney is often overlooked. It wasMcCartney, not Lennon who was the driving force behind the Beatles. John Lennon and Paul McCartney were in many bands together before theforming of the Beatles. In 1962, along with Ringo […]

Poe utilizing his criteria

When writing a short story or poem Edgar Allen Poe utilizes his own criteria. Most writers try to keep the tedious details that they have in the writing process from the public, but Poe is not afraid to reveal the criteria that he follows. There are six points in his criteria that are evident in […]

Machiavellis View Of Human Nature

Machiavelli’s View of Human NatureIn The Prince Niccolo Machiavelli presents a view of governing a state that isdrastically different from that of humanists of his time. Machiavelli believesthe ruling Prince should be the sole authority determining every aspect of thestate and put in effect a policy which would serve his best interests. Theseinterests were gaining, […]

Japanese Internment Camps

On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D.Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, which called for the eviction and internment of all Japanese Americans. After Pearl Harbor, all Japanese were looked upon as being capable of sabotage. The interments began in April 1942. The Japanese-Americans were transported on buses and trains to camps in California, Utah, Arizona […]

Fads in the 1940s

FADS OF THE 1940’SDuring the 1940s, growing up in the United States of American became more complex. Technology provided new interest and amusements. The Great Depression and two world wars touch young people’s lives. Still some things did not change. Going to school and having fun were the only thing that children had to worry […]

Rediscovering carla

Carla is the oldest of the four Garcia Girls. Being the oldest she is the one that is initiated into America first. In addition, due to the fact that she is the oldest she is the one that goes throught the initiation as the most impressionable. Furthermore, since Carla is the oldest she is forced […]