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  • The True Cost Of War Essay

    Still, the city is in a state of shock and utter bedlam- people scrambling around, seeking loved ones. Their misery was sowed by us- the rebels. We were what brought the Empire to Ryloth, and what gave the order to bombard. Without mercy or remorse, TIEs dropped explosives on the serene capital. "You okay?" the gentle voice of Hera interrupts my pitying. "I should be the one asking you that question, Hera." I counter, thinking about how she must be feeling. This is her home, after all. "That maybe so, but I need your head in the game." Hera sternly divulges to me. "Or, more of my people will die, today" she solemnly tells me. "You 're right, let 's go." I agree without delay, preventing any more of the assurances from Hera, as I know what is at stake. The entire galaxy is on the verge of the greatest war in its history. The people vs the oppressing regime; the Empire vs the Rebellion. Hera casts me a concerned glance, yet ultimately gives in and leads me off into the distance. Only time will give us the power we need, and the most important weapon of all. Hope. Our Rebellion was founded by the hope of a better future; a future without the discrimination of the Galactic Empire. Now, it is driven by the unyielding resolve of the ordinary beings of the worlds. Now, who 's to say we won 't…

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  • Rogue One Analysis

    touching moments. Riz Ahmed is very good as Bodhi Rook, the Imperial pilot who defects to the Rebellion. He’s earnest and energetic in all the right ways. Outside the main group of heroes, two smaller players deserve a mention. Forest Whitaker is quite good as Saw Gerrera, a slightly insane militant rebel who raised Jyn. He pulls off the outlandish quality of his character and provides gravitas. That latter attribute can also be said of Mads Mikkelsen as Jyn’s father. His performance is full of…

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  • Trenton: A Short Story

    receiving end of his wrath. Still, Jorgan stood straight and stared at a fixed point on the far wall. The older man put his hands on his hips and shook his head. "What were you thinking?" "Our intelligence was faulty, sir," he answered simply. Vorne looked at Jorgan for a long time before pressing. "Care to explain that?" Jorgan resisted the shiver than tried to crawl up his spine. That woman was brave, she'd faced her punishment for whatever crime the Moff had condemned her, and she'd railed…

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  • The Challenges Of Alexander: The Great, The Great

    would treat him as a leader. Alexander deserved to be called, the Great, because of his strategic military skills, ambition to become a great leader at a young age, and the way he maintained and controlled his empire when he was the king (Plutarch 4). A larger empire was something Alexander lusted for. Those who he failed to persuade to live under his rule he overpowered with his army, forcing his leadership upon them. When it came to combat Alexander excelled in strategizing and outsmarting…

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  • The Role Of Imperialism In Heart Of Darkness By Joseph Conrad

    Imperialism is defined as “the policy of extending a nation’s authority by territorial acquisition or by establishing economic and political hegemony over other nations.” As Western European powers continued to extend their empires across the world, the idea of a new imperialism would emerge between the period 1880-1914. The principle of new imperialism involved the extension of Western political and economic dominance in parts of Africa, the Middle East, and Asia in the late nineteenth and…

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  • Hypocrisy Of Imperialism In Africa

    Before his trip, he always had an exuberance for life, and loved spending time together with our children. Now, he barely speaks, and his once kind eyes are cold and distant, as if replaying the horrors he experienced abroad. In order to prevent other families from experiencing this disheartening experiencing this, I urge you, sir, to stop these missions to Africa. From the little my husband has said since his return, the main areas with which he took issues fell into three main areas:…

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  • Moral Implications Of American Imperialism Essay

    How did imperialists justify their actions? How did the anti-imperialists justify their position? Consider the role of race, economics, science, and religion. Moral implications of American imperialism are that we are just trying to extend our land to make more businesses and trade to help our economy. These are the justifications to our actions about taking over other countries. Anti-imperialist do not believe in the extension of land and territories. "the anti-imperialist's did not oppose…

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  • Ottoman Empire Design

    The Ottoman Empire was one of the biggest, wealthiest and longest Turkish Muslim domains ever. With Constantinople as its capital city, it turned into the focal point of exchange between the eastern and western world. Constantinople was amidst the dark and Mediterranean Sea so they found themselves able to control the exchange courses and particularly the Silk Road. By the sixteenth century, the grounds under Ottoman guideline extended from focal Europe to the deserts of the Arabia. The…

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  • Effects Of British Imperialism

    references to imperialism were made, it was found that not all that was implied was in original texts were true. In schools, Imperialism wasn 't learned about as much as it was first insinuated to be. The Empire was hardly a subject lectured. This is proven by the knowledge of the education system in the time of the nineteenth century…

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  • To Shooting An Elephant Analysis

    In this story Elephant, is about a man out of his natural region and out of place in a different country with different ethnicities. In this story there was a man who was peer pressured to kill an Elephant who wasn’t being destructive anymore. The man who was pressured to kill this animal was pressured even though the elephant wasn’t in musk anymore. The three main messages in this story's is that he has no real intentions to kill an elephant, this story suggests that we sometimes do things we…

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