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    I didn 't quite understand what that meant. As time passed and I got a little older, I began to understand a little more and became aware of who I hung around. I was nice to everyone, including people I didn 't know but sometimes that 's not a good thing. I 've learned that you can 't allow everybody to come into your home, even if you’re related. It all started when I decided to move to mobile back in September to go to school. My cousin Jada and I found a nice apartment that wasn 't too far…

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    Everyday Use Theme Essay

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    injustice, and oppression is what she believed to have plagued her family for generations and did not see what it truly was. Dee would look a white man in the eye, having no fear because she did not stand for oppression but it was not always a good thing for her, reinforcing the idea of her willingness to stare down anyone including the white man in the sentence line 12, “She was determined to stare down any disaster in her efforts.” (Walker 3). This sense of rebellion helped cause Dee to…

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    Safe Haven is a place in which a person can seek safety and be given a chance to start over. This story is about a young woman named Katie, who’s life has been changed by an abusive and egotistic ex-husband. This story is proudly named “Safe Haven” by Nicholas Sparks because Katie goes seeking a new place to start a new life, where she would be forever safe from her ex-husband. Throughout the story, Katie changes by learning to overcome being abused, adapting to a new environment, and developing…

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    Media Project Having healthy relationships with coworkers and managers is very important. When things aren’t going well with them at work it will carry over into other areas of your life. One characteristic of an unhealthy relationship with a coworker would be them always complaining and telling you all of their problems. This not only is unpleasant to listen to but will drag you down and stress you out unnecessarily. It’s important not to dwell on your own personal problems and struggles in the…

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    ]The Crucible - Act II Choose a font color that stands out from the black of the questions. Type your answers in the blank lines between the questions--the document will modify itself to allow for your answers. Also, please bold your answers. Act II, Scene i 1. The stage directions in lines 33-34 describe how John gives Elizabeth a kiss. Consider Miller’s word choice. What words in the description show a strained relationship between the two?…

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    of a side activity. Though there are some positive concepts about the internet that help us, there are also many negatives. People are more connected than ever in today’s world through social media and electronics, but that is not necessarily a good thing when one considers the effects of it when those people disconnect. When you think about social media and electronics you…

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    Paragraph 51 Play Analysis

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    one understand the truth through the bias and hierarchy of society. Though one does have to work with people, a good scientist believes nothing is true until proven and test all. But, I believe this societal pressure in knowing the facts and this trust in the norm is eradicating the possibility of seeing the unknown truths. This bias and societal influence have to lead to horrible things, to genocides and holocausts. We need society and structure, but we need to produce a society that is open…

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    change, and how it’s a learning experience. The interview also gave me some knowledge on how the climate in africa is, and how family oriented the people are. As a reader, i believe the most important thing about this story is understanding the importance of change, and how change is not always a bad thing, or what we expect. Through change comes difficulties, and these difficulties are just temporary; eventually we’ll grow to adjust to the change. Olaniyi Represents a person that goes through…

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    “Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful.” In order for us to gain any knowledge from what we have learned throughout this course we first must be open-minded to seeing things from a different perspective. Learning to become self-aware, becoming conscious of one’s own biases, and learning about and becoming sympathetic to those who are different are three simple ways we can improve ourselves. Becoming self-aware…

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    stories, too. Conformity itself has always been such a big part of our society, from the littlest details, - such as dressing alike or following the same trends -, to the extremes, - such as plastic surgery and so on -. Nonconformity is not always a good thing, and conformity is not always bad either, although they do both have their own down falls. Changing for society however, is never advised, but it cannot be stopped…

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