Species Displacement in the World

There are many environmental problems in the world today, all of which have serious impacts upon the complicated natural ecosystems and even among the humans who have caused the problems. Although there are a wide variety of environmental crises to choose from, one of the most important and devastating is the loss of forest land and the modification of naturally occurring en...
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1984, Communism, and Being Human

George Orwell’s dystopia novel, 1984, was penned in response to the turbulent threat of totalitarian regimes sprouting up in Europe and Asia in the 1940’s. It took the ideas and philosophies in their infancies and accelerated them into a global epidemic, but such ideas were not new in the realm of humanity. The parallels that can be drawn between Orwell’s extremist representa...
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Reality Show

Racism has been a contentious issue in the American society for a very long time. A lot of efforts have been put in place by various civil groups to fight against it. A very great contribution has been made by the media which has been influencing people in different ways (Cedric, R., 2008). This has been through production and subsequent airing of a multiple series of reality...
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Justice According to Socrates

What is justice for Socrates? To him it probably meant very little since he thought so highly of himself. He thought that he was better than everyone in that courtroom, capable of getting away unscathed and hopefully with his life. He makes one fatal flaw while he proposing other punishments for himself other than the death penalty though. It is at this point in the text that...
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Causes and Effects of Cocaine Addiction

Cocaine can cause heart arrhythmia and sudden death in a completely normal, healthy young person. There are both short and long term effects, caused by the use of cocaine, these including both physical and physiological effects. Cocaine gives you a euphoric effect where you feel like you’re on top of the world. But when you look at the effects of this drug, the temporary euph...
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Market Failures

Introduction According to Bowles (2004), a market failure occurs when a free market fails to allocate resources efficiently or effectively. Callan & Thomas (2010) asserts that market failures often occur in various forms, and should be corrected using government intervention. During market failures, Mankiw (2009) points out that the nature of the market is not Pareto ef...
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Crash or Credit?

Athletes go to practice for one and a half to two and a half hours every day after school when they are in season. Sports seasons can last up to over a quarter (about two months), and a good amount of athletes do more than just one sport. They dedicate a large portion of their school year to athletics, all while balancing out homework, sleep, and other out of school activiti...
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Bad Advertisement

In bold letters, “Give ‘em the Bird” covers the top third of the page. Below are two 750 mL bottles of Wild Turkey bourbon, which appear to be strategically placed behind one another. The labels are worn down to create a rustic feeling about the Wild Turkey bottles. Beneath them reads this message “Nothing else comes close.” The background is tan with a faint turkey silhouett...
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Reasonable Accommodation

Reasonable accommodation refers to amendment made within a system so as to embrace individuals with various proven needs. This forbids inequity based on color, race, religion, national origin, sex and disability. Rules and policies have been enacted to make reasonable accommodations so that people with disability may enjoy equal services and opportunities without giving them ...
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Time to Jump

As you reach the entrance to the offsets, you can feel your adrenaline begin to rise. After being cramped up in a car for what feels like an eternity, the only thing on anyone’s mind is releasing all your contained energy. Unfortunately, for my friend Jon, the only thing running through his mind is fear. Pulling up to the offsets and seeing the 70-foot cliffs and crystal cle...
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