Bobby Valentino

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  • Personal Narrative Essay: The Kind Of Life

    The life we live is like an open sea. At times, it hurls violent waves on us, completely throwing us off our tracks. Usually, the only way to recover from the blows that constantly blind us as we journey along is to fight with our strongest will possible. I have lived the kind of life I consider extraordinary. My father use to assault my mother and when I was a young girl. On almost a daily basis, he would send me to my room, lock me in there and abuse my mother. She was never the type to fight back; I would hear her scream as she begged him to stop. He would blame her for his misfortunes, referring to my mother and I as “bad luck.” Then, early one morning, three days after I celebrated my twelfth birthday, my mother woke me up, fighting back tears. She told me father had gone and abandoned us. He wrote a note and placed it on the kitchen window saying he did not want to be associated with us. Good riddance, I thought. I had grown to loathe all men, and I would envy my friends in school who hailed from families I considered “perfect”. My self-esteem was seriously drained. I felt I didn’t deserve anything good. I was extremely quiet and never had any real friends as I rarely ever spoke. I wondered what it meant to converse freely with others, since, as a lonely child, I never had any company. My mother rarely talked to me. Deep inside, I was dying to relate freely with other students and be normal. I wished I could do it, but I always wondered how. “One day”, I always said…

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  • Gender Roles In The Decameron By Giovanni Boccaccio

    Gender roles have been around us for so long that people have forgotten how life would even be like with no classifications. Life as we know it would cease to exist if male and female humans were honestly all treated the same. The reason for this is simple and very direct, humans although want equality demonstrate the complete opposite. There is media now in day that include, books, novels, movies, theater performances, and so much more that reflect how poorly and how little todays society…

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  • Hole In The Wall Business Case Study

    As a consultant, I’m here to help ‘Hole in the wall’ business to solve their problem, as we can see there are lot of problem in different department but overall, I think the major problem is the company received so complain from their customer, complained to the fitting team, which lead us to find out other problems occur in different department. According to line 14, a customer complained that it took longer than promised to install the window, or left the work unfinished or left the site…

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  • Ten Point Program Philosophy: The Black Panther Party For Self Defense

    The Black Panther Party for Self Defense (BPPSD) whose beliefs followed the practices of Malcolm X was founded in Oakland, California, in 1966 by Bobby Seale and Huey Newton. It started as a political grass-root organization with a hand full of members and over time expanded into a national and international party. However, by 1980 the Black Panther Party of Self Defense was an Oakland- based organization again, with no more than twenty-seven active members and by 1982 the party came to an end. …

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  • The Rise Of Malcolm X: The Black Panther Party

    of non-violence were deemed unrealistic, especially in what was seen as a predominantly white, racist community. Thus, the party adopted Malcolm X’s militant stands and emerged as a successful organisation that fought racism and defended their people. During their time of activity, they established various rules and ideals, and initiated programs to aid the Black community. Active from 1966 until 1982, the party eventually fell due to FBI intervention and divisions within the group. •…

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  • Sample Cover Letter

    To Mr. bobby I am writing this letter to you to request to reconsider the decision, which you took the decision to terminate me for the position of being an Aide of the Extended work day at Key school. I would like to inform you about in Mr. bobby I don 't know in what Ms. Carla or Elizabeth told you. but I am really sure that Elizabeth said that I ignore it and not help her finding the child that is not truth. Elizabeth and I went outside to look for the child and he wasn’t there. I…

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  • How Did The Human Rights Movement Changed In The 1920's America?

    the other hand, has not been much of a troublemaker. Leopold focused on his studies and was planning on attending the prestigious Harvard Law School soon in the future. During his studies, Leopold came across a book that explained that anyone who approached “the superman” would be able to violate any law. “The superman” in Leopold’s case was his lover, Loeb. It was Loeb’s initial idea to commit the perfect crime and Leopold followed him, primarily because he was attracted to Loeb. Both of them…

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  • Sexism In Sports Essay

    He claimed he could beat any of them. He was the stereotypical male superior minded person at the time. He said “women belong in the bedroom and kitchen, in that order.” Also stating they play 25 percent as a good as men. And that’s how much they should get paid. After Bobby beat Margaret Court. Billie Jean King finally accepted his request to play her after few times. The winner would get 100,000 a win takes all match On September 20, 1973 in the astrodome in Houston in front of 30,492 fans.…

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  • Pros And Cons Of Black Panthers

    himself how to read, graduated high school, and enrolled into Merritt college in 1959 (Bloom 20). Newton’s street and book knowledge would help him through college. Because of his street knowledge, he could debate well and because of his book knowledge he would beat misdemeanor charges of theft and fraud. Newton attended a college rally that was opposing the US blockade of Cuba and this is where he would first meet Bobby Seale, who was also a student, and Newton’s partner of the Black Panther…

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  • Mexican Revolution And The De La Garza Family

    The Echo of Women The Mexican Revolution is something that changed Mexico for the better and that had so many parts that made it happen. For instance, a key component to the victory was the role that women played. Not only because they cooked, cleaned and took care of their children, but they also fought for their rights as well. As for the De La Garza family, they fought for themselves without a father or a male role model by their side. They only took care of their husbands, which reflects the…

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