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  • Employment Rates: The Pros And Cons Of The NFIB 3

    bill needs to be repealed, because the California Chapter of the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) that represents small and independent businesses, since 1943, uncovered an alarming risk on SB 3, which could potentially hurt small businesses. Before I describe the calculations of their research, I should mention that the study was founded on a strong…

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  • Proposition 50's Arguments Against Corruption

    Proposition 50 was the only California state proposition on the primary ballot last June. Due in part to current law, while the suspension of public officials can occur, the consequences of loss of salary and/or benefits are non-existent, allowing for corruption to pervade their position without consequence. Corruption in the service of the public should never be acceptable practice and no public servant should be allowed to get away with a lack of ethics. Proposition 50 addresses the issue of…

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  • Margarita Suarez's Play

    Margarita is a first generation American teen, whose families origins are from Cuba. Throughout the written text, we can also identify her Latin roots due to the dialogues used in all scenes by both her and the rest of the characters who are immediate family. Both Spanish and English are used by the author, however the primary informal language used by the characters is in English. Margarita during the course of the play is competing in a swimming tournament along the pacific ocean, swimming…

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  • Loneliness And Forgiveness In John Steinbeck's Of Mice And Men

    Loneliness, friendship, and forgiveness are just a few of the key elements in the book Of Mice And Men.The book shows lots of emotion and sorrow. Candy,Crooks, and Curley's wife show the most emotion of loneliness and sorrow. Crooks once said “Guys dont come into a colored mans room very much.Nobody been here but slim. Slim an’ the boss”. In John Steinbeck’s Of Mice And Men, the characters tend to act stubborn and strong but deep down there is more to it, every human should have a person in…

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  • Narrative Essay About Vacation

    Our Vacation This essay is about my family’s awesome vacation. We went to Arizona and California. We did a bunch of fun things like Universal Studios, and Griffith Observatory. It was really awesome and i’m going to tell you about it. It was June 5 2015, wich was my birthday. We got out of school and got on an airplane at the Idaho Falls airport. It was my first time on an airplane and it was my birthday so, the pilot let me sit in the cockpit. I videoed the take off on my Ipod and loved the…

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  • San Fernando Valley Community Characteristics

    Introduction As social workers analyzing community needs, it seems as though increasing awareness of services available to local communities would enable a pathway to healthcare stability. If more undocumented residents of the San Fernando Valley were to obtain legal status, this would surge work potential, stable housing and ability to qualify for federal and state assistance if needed. Once individuals have their basic needs met, (food, shelter and clothing), they can work toward focusing…

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  • Importance Of Relationship In John Steinbeck's Of Mice And Men

    George, after he promised lennie’s aunt to take care of him. George would go later on and take care of lennie through tough situations Lennie got involved in.Although he would get frustrated after, George still took care of Lennie due to him understanding Lennie better than anyone and accepting Lennie for who he is. “You get used to goin’ around with a guy and you can't get rid of him” (George on discussing about Lennie, page 41, chapter 3). But another question pops up too: why does Lennie…

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  • 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Essay

    San Francisco, in northern California, is a hilly city on the tip of a peninsula surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay. It's known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, and cable cars, but is at risk for a major earthquake. San Francisco is built on the north american plate with it moving against a transform boundary, with the Pacific plate. A transform boundary is when two plates slide against each other, causing many earthquakes since San Francisco is on the west…

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  • How Does Culture Influence Children In Disney Movies

    Once upon a time a young girl, influenced through several Disney princesses, realized that she was never going to have the happily ever after she always dreamed of. She’ll never have the guy who treats her right, instead she gets the guy who hits her while he’s drunk, and a mother fighting for her life in a hospital bed. Yet she continues to pray for her happy ending day after day, year after year. She begins to hate the stories that made her dream that made her feel special. Every day she falls…

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  • What Is The Theme Of John Steinbeck's 'Of Mice And Men'?

    Of Mice and Men is a novella by John Steinbeck, published in 1937. It is set in the Salinas Valley in California during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Two migrant workers, George Milton and Lennie Small, have a work contract at a local ranch so that they one day might purchase property of their own; however, due to Lennie’s childlike mental state the goal seems far-fetched. In his poem, ‘To a Mouse’, which is also the source of the novella’s title, Robert Burns wrote, “The best laid schemes…

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