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Tim OBriens The Things Thy Carried is not a novel about the Vietnam War. It is a story about the soldiers and their experiences and emotions that are brought about from the war. OBrien makes several statements about war through these dynamic characters. He shows the violent nature of soldiers under the pressure of war,

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Anti-Abortion

ABORTIONI am against abortion for a couple of reasons. I believe adopting instead of aborting is a better decision. Abortion is murder. Condoms are available and inexpensive. There are also other forms of birth control. Some people say it’s their choice so I think people should choose wisely, by not killing a baby. There are

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Homelessness

HomelessnessHomelessness as an issue in today’s society is largely ignored. To many, the problem of homelessness is invisible or barely noticed. When these people do see the homeless it is found in the form of beggars who need to “pull themselves up by their bootstraps” or mentally ill people who “just can’t help themselves”. In

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An Ethical Dilemna

Taken from: Business Ethics – Ethical Decision Making and CasesAfter three years with the company, Sandy was promoted to assistant plant manager. This was a big step for Unity Welding and Construction, as well as for the industry; Sandy was one of only a handful of women who had broken through the glass ceiling and

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Oedipus Rex By Sophocles

In Sophocless play “Oedipus Rex” Oedipus Even though “fate”seems to determine Oedipus’ life, . he does infact have a free will. His choicesbrought the prophecy to life. Only his decisions (not influenced by anybody) hemade. Of course those decisions were in side of the limits set by fate. WhenOedipus heard a prophesy that his going

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Fish!

The book Fish!: A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results is a fictional story about a woman thrust into single parenthood and a leadership position she’s not too sure she is ready for. The story follows Mary Jane through the tedious task of turning the third floor Toxic Waste Dump’ into a high

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Bowfishing

Not many people know about a sport called bowfishing. When people think ofbowfishing, they think that you must lose a lot of arrows because the archer hasno way of retrieving his or her arrow after launching it off its rest. This is avery big misconception in a very misunderstood and mysterious sport. As mostpeople dont

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Cask Of Amontillado

English 102, Section 8001 March 2000Essay #1In The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allen Poe, the dark side of human nature is exemplified through the character of Montresor and his victim, Fortunato. Montresor is a manipulative and vengeful person. These characteristics lead to the death of Fortunato, a man who has wronged him. Through the

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Property rights

Perhaps one of, if not the, most historically influential political thinkers of the western world was John Locke. John Locke is also considered highly influential in establishing grounds for the constitution of the United States of America. The basis for understanding Locke is that he sees all people as having natural God given rights. As

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Extra-sensory perception

Just what is parapsychology? This question is often asked and the reply given is very obscure. Parapsychology is often defined as the science of the unexplainable. Extra sensory perception falls into this science and is branched off into different, but specific groups. These groups define extra sensory perception as the ability to pick up information

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