Personal Statement

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Growing up in a politically active and conscious family, I was always aware of our people’s struggles, our history and our triumphs. As I got older, I was given room to examine my own beliefs and reach my own ideals. I realized that I too, had a great interest in politics, the structure of gover ... Continue Reading

Bias

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At Tolerance.org I took three of the "Bias" tests that they offer. The first one that I took was the age test which attempts to see people's preference between old and young people. For me the test says that I have little to no automatic preference which I guess mean ... Continue Reading

America And Lebanese Youth

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America, the land of the free and home of the brave, a vast land of people, perspectives and ideologies, this is what categorizes America and this is what initially made the U.S. a lone super power in the world’s political spectrum. The influence and power that such a country inflicts upon others ... Continue Reading

Communication Planning

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Last July 15, 2002 the Sangguniang Kabataan election was held together with the Barangay election. Compared with the actual number of youth in Barangay Maybunga, Pasig City only a few came to have their names registered to make them eligible in voting. When the Election Day ... Continue Reading

advertising

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Malcolm Hanlon, General Manager, Zenith Media, Singapore also the Regional Media Director for Nokia Mobile phones, the largest mobile phone advertiser in Asia. His presentation dwelt on how Nokia identified its target audience in the case of marketing the brand to the youth and how the company then ... Continue Reading

Critique for Nokia8210 launch

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Malcolm Hanlon, General Manager, Zenith Media, Singapore also the Regional Media Director for Nokia Mobile phones, the largest mobile phone advertiser in Asia. His presentation dwelt on how Nokia identified its target audience in the case of marketing the brand to the youth and how the company then ... Continue Reading

Moral Panic and Public Health

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Make belief stories or whatever one may call it; urban myths and other folk devil stories has persisted in the society for ages. It is not certain where and how these stories originate but they find ways to permeate the society. Most often, the media, namely the news, spreads these stories, which, ... Continue Reading

Young canadians today

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More than 110,000 young Canadians will get work experience from the Government of Canada’s Youth Employment Strategy. This announcement was made on February 12 by Hon. Pierre S. Pettigrew, Minister of Human Resources Development. Young people say "no experience, no job... and no j ... Continue Reading

Sex ED

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Sex, sex, sex it’s so prevalent in everyday society. The media, television, movies, video games, advertisements, books, magazines; all of these and more not only condone sexual promiscuity but glorify it. The children of America are subjected daily to these explicit thoughts a ... Continue Reading

Sweet bird of youth

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In Tennessee Williams’ Sweet Bird of Youth, Chance Wayne is a hustler/actor who teams up with Alexandra Del Lago, a washed up actress, in hopes of starting a Hollywood career of his own. Along the way, he finds himself back in his hometown. During his stay he rediscovers his ... Continue Reading

The Graduate

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“The Graduate is the satirical coming-of-age comedy that became an emotional touchstone for an entire generation”, states yahoo.com’s movie critic. This film is exceptionally pointless at first glance. However, with a careful eye for detail one can begin to acknowledge the significance of thi ... Continue Reading

The Picture of Dorian Gray

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In the novel The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde, the main character Dorian Gray, turns into an sick and twisted adult by means of cursing his fate and pledges his soul only so that he could live without bearing the physical burdens of aging and sinning. The result of this change is he devotes ... Continue Reading

Stand Up

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For many years, and still even today people are blind to the fact that homosexuality exists in the rule areas of the U.S. The affect of the blindness of rural America we come to believe that on one is like us. So we reject ourselves, believe what other people tell us about ourselves, ... Continue Reading

Is Tithonus Willing to Pay the Fee?

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Curiosity fuels society’s ambitions. Everyone wants to better themselves and achieve their wildest dreams. Does mankind make sacrifices in order to achieve their dreams? Webster’s dictionary defines sacrifice as meaning “giving up one thing for another.” To achieve one’s dream sacrifices ... Continue Reading

Observing school children

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In the series of poems Observing School Children readers witness many views, and thoughts concerning the growth and experiences faced by both children and parents. The poets who write about the school children use references to the bible and fears that ... Continue Reading

Changing from Within

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Man and woman. Husband and wife. Have you never noticed why these phrases are never mentioned the other way around? Despite the so-called equality of the sexes in present popular culture, why does the awkwardness in saying “woman and man” or “wife and husband” still persist? ... Continue Reading

Title IX

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I think that in general Title IX has had a positive impact on sport. I believe that people are looking for the wrong answers to come from that legislation. Title IX can not provide money-making athletic programs to support the legislation and it can not force the people in charge of ensuring that ... Continue Reading

Thoughts On Euthyphro

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This drama effectively illustrates the difference between thinking you know something and truly knowing it. Euthyphro believes himself to be the authority in the practice and interpretation of his religion. Euthyphro has a great deal of respect for Socrates and is shocked t ... Continue Reading

Juvenile Crime

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These days you cannot turn on your television or open a newspaper without coming across issues of juvenile crime. More and more, the ages of those who rob, rape, maim, and murder are decreasing considerably (even down to ten and eleven years of age). Author Rita Kramer discusses this issue further i ... Continue Reading

Is Americas's Youth Putting It's Future In Jeopardy

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Over past ten to fifteen years students in the US have built up a bad reputation for their poor academic achievements. Students in this time period have scored well below their parents and Grandparents on SATs and other standardized tests. Newspaper articles and TV commercials highlight the fact th ... Continue Reading

Causes of Eating Disorders among Today

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Young people today are dying to be thin; literally. Eating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia, primarily affect teenage females living in western society. According to the United States National Eating Disorders Association, seventy million people worldwide suffer from an eating disorder. Th ... Continue Reading

School Violence

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Violence among youth, especially in schools, is one of American society’s most pressing concerns. Youth, like adults, are now more frequently using guns instead of fists to settle disputes. Also, whereas youth violence had once been thought to be an urban public school problem, s ... Continue Reading

Application

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In my everyday life, at school and in my community, I have used the skills I built in 4-H. I have been active in French Honor Society, Youth Teaching Youth and I am on dance line at Jan’s School of Dance. Through all my years of high school I have been an active member of the French Honor Society. ... Continue Reading

American culture

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American culture is a great culture that people with different ideals should open their minds too. American culture is a culture that has molded within a couple of centuries and has developed more within the 100 years. Different people come into this country and with these people come with differe ... Continue Reading

Violence On TV

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In recent years, studies have widened on whether or not violence on television directly affect the viewing audience. It is clear that the growing interest of television watching, along with youth being vulnerable to what they see may be a problematic circumstance. For example, child ... Continue Reading