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    He incorporates the art elements of American and European history in his paintings by presenting the Eurocentric view of history while illustrating the injustice in the United States. In the article, the author mentions that, “His dual exhibition touches upon the human rights [abuse] of the colonial era…

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    The abolition movement was founded by European theorists Montesquieu, Voltaire, and Bentham as well as English Quakers John Bellers and John Howard. However, Cesare Beccaria’s 1767 essay “On Crimes and Punishment” was what had a rather strong impact on society. This very essay was what motivated…

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    her many subjects, including religions, scientific advancements, and philosophical arguments of the day. Christine 's family had a massive library which encouraged her love of writing. She married Étienne du Castel, a royal secretary in the French court, when she was only 15 years old. They had 3 children, a daughter and 2 sons. She mentioned him in some of her essays and said he encouraged her self-expression and intellectual pursuits. But her husband died during a tragic epidemic in 1390 while…

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    While the United Nations is still accused of being a Western institution, it operates as the heart of the global legal regime and is in charge of maintaining stability among nations. Having developed significantly since its creation in 1945, the UN not only focuses on the rights and duties of states but also is increasingly attentive in sustaining the rights of individuals of those states. By enhancing the scope of the United Nations, it’s important to ask whether the longstanding structure is…

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    Death Penalty Effective

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    Penalty Info, the number of homicides in 2001 was 23% lower (554) than 1975 (721), the year before the death penalty was removed. Homicide rates in Canada are three times lower than in the U.S., which still has the death penalty (Death Penalty Info). European countries except for Belarus and Kazakhstan, have completely abolished the death penalty. Data shows that the United States has more than three times the homicides that Europe has. Europe 's population is 742.5 million as of 2013…

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    well as one’s state. This movement would become a definitive expression of the passion of the American spirit. The emergence of a unique American culture cannot be separated from its European roots, and while Transcendentalists were struggling against the entrapments of the “Old World” it was the fruits of European Romanticism which enabled their movement to take flight. Transcendentalism found…

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    Unite Minorities

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    What makes something good? Can any event that involves the mass death of millions of people be considered good? World War II saw the annihilation of millions of Jews, Soviets, and Western Europeans. Numerous countries crumbled under the boots and tank tracks of invading armies as the war touched every inhabited continent and nearly every country on earth. The United States, along with the Soviet Union and Great Britain, defeated a tyrannical dictator and a destructive emperor bent on taking over…

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    Gender and Car Insurance It’s a commonly known fact that car insurance rates are set based on many factors such as demographics, driving records and your vehicle’s value, but one thing that shocks many drivers is that gender affects the rate you pay for coverage. In fact, your car insurance rates can vary as much as 50 percent based on gender, age and marital status. [1] Young married couples in their early 20s pay an average of 21 percent less per person than single drivers, but the women in…

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    natural world and all it contained. I have observed this respect that the First Nations cultivated, for everything in the natural world, reflected during songs, dances, festivals and ceremonies here in Canada. When Europeans arrived in Canada, Natives have gone into teaching European settlers about their customs, and how to get by in Canada. Consequently, the settlers imparted their own particular manner of life to the Natives. Each gathering gained from the other and these ways were passed down…

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    shaman, or priest carried out religious observance for the tribe; at times providing visions of good and bad to the chief or emperor. Religious visions interpreted by the shaman may influence the leader’s decisions for war, planting, harvesting, justice, and marriages. The combination of religious mythologies and superstitions like thunderstorms, floods, fires, plagues, and visions attributed…

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