The Ides of March

  “Politics rule the world”, critics say. With the United States (US) being the second largest democracy in the world just after India, this makes the country the most powerful nation on earth politically, economically, and military. However, this affects the politicians in a way non-politicians cannot even imagine. In this essay, I will analyze […]

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I Have a Dream

A) The message of the speech? The message of the speech is how King wants the future of America to be, and how African Americans should be treated as equals in the future.B) What did you learn about African American history, and what are King´s dreams for the future? What we learned about African American […]

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”The 13th Amendment”

  Today, 25. February, we watched an Oscar-nominated documentary that I believe made an impact on all of us. It was about the 13th Amendment and how this affected and changed U.S. slavery-society. The 13th Amendment was about making slavery illegal and punishable in the United States. However, the focus was mainly on the loophole […]

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Trumps Temper Tantrum; the Effects

  On December 22nd, the government of the United States shut down and is today still under a shutdown. Key parts of the shutdown is that President Donald Trump requested $5 billion for the case of building the boarder wall he promised during his campaign pre President. The democrats hit an impasse over this request, […]

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Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men is a book about two life-long friends and their shared dreams and hopes. The story opens with the description of a riverbed in rural California, a beautiful, wooded area at the base of “golden foothill slopes.” A path runs to the river, used by boys going swimming and riffraff coming down […]

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Political Parties; More Like a Puzzle?

Are you a Democrat or a Republican? If you can answer that question, you’re ahead of the game. For many people, political parties are a puzzle. For almost every election, the party adjust or add political issues they promise to introduce or will try to conceal. The U.S. Constitution doesn’t even mention political parties. President […]

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The Deadliest Fires

  On the 8th of November 2018, one of, if not the biggest forest-fire outbreaks in California took place. There has already been about 300 000 people evacuated from the fire. 170 000 of those were all from the L.A. county. There are currently multiple different fires ongoing in California, the biggest 3 are called […]

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