Edison and Tesla

Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla were both brilliant inventors, but not everyone has the same ideas about them. Many people think that they were inspirational and amazing, but some people think otherwise. I believe that Edison did not steal Tesla’s ideas. With what I have told you in mind, whose side do you choose? There are many questions that haven’t been answered and many ...
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Gandhi’s perseverance

Have you ever angrily hit your mother or father, when you wanted to have a toy at a young age and they wouldn’t let you? From most people’s experience, violence does not work when you want your parents to buy you a toy. Also, using violence can lead your parents to punish or scold you. However, if you talk to your parents in a loving and polite way, there is a greater possib...
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The Berlin Airlift: The Responsibility of Saving Millions

Imagine a city filled with two million men, women, and children. Now, in that city, the roads are strewn the rubble, once great buildings lay helpless on their sides, and the basic necessities such as electricity are hard to come by. This may sound like a harsh life, but for the many inhabitants of Berlin, this was everyday life to them. But, to make matters worse, what if al...
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Fridtjof Nansen

Before the little known Fridtjof Nansen began helping people, there were over 1,000,000 refugees in the world, when he died in 1930 there were fewer than 500,000 (Biography). Fridtjof Nansen aided millions of people in his lifetime, not only refugees but the poor and starving. His efforts have affected millions of people. The Norwegian man was a wealthy, educated, and outdoo...
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The Time I Learned A New Language

Helen Keller once speculated “Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it” (Keller). Helen Keller was diagnosed before age two with meningitis which soon caused her to be blind and deaf. I faced the obstacle of getting an A in spanish. Much like Helen Keller overcame the obstacle of not being able to communicate, i too overcame my obstacl...
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Animal Farm by George Orwell

Among the renowned authors recognized in our study of American Literature is George Orwell. As we will see through a look at his life and a review of Animal Farm, Orwell earned his reputation as a successful writer through hard work and tireless determination. In 1903 the world was introduced to Eric Blair, a name which many have never heard. Thirty years later the same man...
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The Oppression of Women and The Yellow Wallpaper

Imagine being in a relationship where your opinion isn’t valuable to your significant other. In this story the narrator was being treated like a child all over again who’s not allowed to think for their self. Throughout this story she keeps it all bottled up until she reaches a breaking point. This story shows an inside look at the life of an American woman. Using feminist c...
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Undergoing Repairs

There I sat, with my parents beside me. The doctor was late, no surprise there, with my test result. The silence broke when a man in a white lab coat walked in with a folder that had my name. He open the chart and started to pace. I watched as the look on his face turned blank. He sat down and closed the chart. “The x-rays came in, and it’s not a tumor,” he said with a smile ...
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Compare/Contrast : “Huswifery” and “To My Dear Loving Husband"

In the poems “Huswifery” by Edward Taylor and “To My Dear Loving Husband” by Anne Bradstreet use very contrasting writing styles. These were both written in the Puritan era; where the government was a theocracy, the church controlled everything and the people’s lifestyles were severely restricted. I believe that these poems are prime examples of how their strict lives affecte...
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Cancer is a Major Problem

this is about cancerChapter 1: cancerCancer is a major problem in the US and worldwide. Cancer/worldwide and US. 1,790 kids in the US die from cancer a year or sicknesses100,000 kids under 15 die from cancer a year worldwideCancer is very dangerous being untreated.1.4 among women from 2004-2013/deaths decreased and death rates decreasedCancer support/helping out somebodyGivin...
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