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  • Beyond Borders

    Lisa Eichholz Dr. Hilary Harris English 096-10 November 10, 2011 Beyond Borders Recently there has been a dramatic increase of refugees, estimating 11 million today which is up from the 3 million that was recorded in the mid-1970s ( Founded in 1919, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is now the largest humanitarian organization. In 1965 the IFRC proclaimed the Seven Fundamental Principles of Humanitarianism. The principle of humanity, the

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  • 1malaysia: Beyond the Canvas

    1Malaysia: Beyond the Canvas The 18@8 exhibition signified the inauguration of Wei-Ling Gallery at Brickfields in 2005. Hermetic readings of every chapter for the past few years portrayed varied concerns channelled into different themes. This landmark exhibition has exhibited some of the most compelling works by many a local artist. An important milestone was created when this very same event was replicated beyond the shores of the country, bringing Malaysian Art to Karachi, Pakistan. A show that

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  • Barn Burning Literary Analysis

    Introduction to Literary Analysis ENG1005A Breaking Free William Faulkner’s story “Barn Burning” seems just to be about an oppressive father and a son who is in the grips of that oppression. I think Faulkner explores at least one important philosophical question in this story where he asks at what point should a person make a choice between what his parent(s) and/or family believes and his own values? The main character and protagonist in this story is a boy named Colonel Sartoris, who is nicknamed Sarty

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  • Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

    Beyond a Reasonable Doubt There were a few crimes committed in the 2009 film Beyond a Reasonable Doubt; however the murder of a 23 year old prostitute is the main crime which sparked the ongoing theme for this movie. The prostitute was stabbed four times by what was determined to be a switchblade knife in the abdominal. A witness walking his Jack Russell terrier claimed to have seen a man in a black ski mask, dressed in a sweat suit struggling with the victim. This witness’ dog attacked the

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  • Barn Burning

    Analysis of “Barn Burning” The main issue that arises in this short story is right versus wrong. Colonel Sartoris “Sarty” Snopes is a young man who feels the building pressure of his conscience, but extreme loyalty to his father. Sarty possesses a keen sense of right and wrong. The opening seen begins with his father, Abner Snopes, expecting his son to perjure himself. This would allow Abner to not be prosecuted for barn burning. He strongly believes in the kinship bond the “old fierce pull of

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  • The Burning of the Quaran

    The Burning of a Quran The burning of the Quran on March 22, 2011 was “an act of extreme intolerance and bigotry”. This is how Barak Obama labeled the act after violent rioting in Afghanistan. What took place was a horrible tragedy, which left 24 people dead. Six of which were U.N. workers. That was one incident that was the result of the Koran burning. In this conflict with a whole culture, the disrespect of their religion should not be a tactic by anyone who would like to see it end in peace

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  • Character

    I believe character is the component of all pieces of one’s personality that affect others and the world in a positive way. Character should be free from selfishness, because if you are only maintaining what appears to be “good character” in the hopes of boosting your own goals, that is not really character at all. I believe that I possess a strong character that strives to improve the lives of those around me. The main pieces that make up my character are faith, courage, and the desire to improve

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  • Character

    The Character of Kadiye in Sawmp Dwellers: A Symbol of Religious Hypocrisy Wole Soyinka’s Swamp Dwellers, a play built on the rural setting, is a blunt exposition of the religious hypocrisy,typical in a culturally and economically backward society in any parts of the world. Wole Soyinka, the most distinguished playwright of Africa, exposes the irreligious acts of the religious men in a very Chaucerean way.The character through which he dose it is obviously the Kadiye who reminds us about Chaucer’s

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  • Character

    Character An individual’s character is based on a set of behavior traits that define the inner-self of a person. It determines whether a person will effectively achieve goals, have positive people skills, and/or obey the laws and rules of society. An individual’s character is a learned behavior. An individual typically develop their character from their surroundings such as parents, teachers, and friends. This development is either taught or observed by watching or listening to others. Character

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  • Mississipi Burning

    I am going to present an essay about Mississippi Burning, which is a very good movie, and also gives us an insight as to the past of how afro-american people were treated by the Caucasian people. In my essay, I am going to explain the problems in the southern states and the following consequences that they result in. There will be a short description of the characters, especially the protagonists. Finally, I’m going to discus about the white supremacist organizations like the Ku Klux Klan and the

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  • Beyond

    of freshwater ecosystems: * Lentic: slow-moving water, including pools, ponds, and lakes. * Lotic: rapidly-moving water, for example streams and rivers. * Wetlands: areas where the soil is saturated or inundated for at least part of the time.[4] Lake ecosystems can be divided into zones: pelagic (open offshore waters); profundal; littoral (nearshore shallow waters); and riparian (the area of land bordering a body of water). A cross section of a shoreline littoral zone. Wetlands naturally

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  • Barn Burning

    1 A Strong Bond The theme in “Barn Burning” by William Faulkner revolved around the strong bond of a family. The main character has to make a decision between what is right and wrong. This drives a wedge between him and his family. The rest of the family believes that blood is thicker than water and that you should stick with your own kin. In the story the strong bond of a family causes conflicts within the main character. Faulkner starts “Barn Burning” with a view of a small courthouse.

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  • Character Analysis

    Ahab • The Character of Ahab Ahab is the captain of the Pequod's. Long before his first appearance, there is an air of mystery about him. When the narrator Ishmael inquires about the captain, he is told that Ahab is a man of few words but deep meaning. From this we can see clearly that Ahab is a complicated character. When Ahab speaks, others will easily listen to him and be moved by his powerful persuasion. When the time he gathers the crewmen and requests their support in

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  • Barn Burning

    A Literary Analysis of “Barn Burning” In the beginning, “Barn Burning” appears to be a story about an oppressive father and his family, who seems to be caught up in his oppression. As you read further in to the story you find that the story is focused on a young son of a poor sharecropper, who has to struggle with his father’s arsonist tendencies which are destroying his families’ reputation and life style, while coming to terms with his own morality. The young son, whose name is Colonel Sartoris

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  • Character

    CHARACTER IS WHAT WE EARN Characteristics possessed by a person depict his individuality which ultimately constructs his personality referring to his traits. And therefore, character represents the true personality of an individual. One’s character can portray the quality of courage, honesty, his aggregate features and traits followed by ethical standards. People think the man who does not tease the girls is the man of character, but this is only one aspect of character. Becoming a beneficent

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  • Burning Flags

    Burning the American flag is one of the most disrespectful things a human being can do. It makes one look like they have no respect what so ever for a nation like the US. Although the first amendment states “Freedom of Speech,” it should not mean that one is allowed to disrupt the peace of a fellow American by burning the American flag in the media or in front of them. What if a man from Pakistan saw that a group of the Confederate party were waving their southern flags and burning a Pakistan flag

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  • Missippi Burning

    Mississippi Burning - Analysis Presentation The movie ”Mississippi Burning” is directed by Alan Parker and it was released in 1988. The movie is loosely based on the true story of the so-called ”Mississippi Burning” case, which took place in Mississippi, in 1964. Gene Hackman and Willem Dafoe are playing the leading roles, where they play two agents, who must solve the case of three missing civil rights workers. The movie portrays the period of the USA during the 1960s, where segregation and

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  • Burning Bridges

    had, you feel wonderful about finally being able to vent out your frustration with them. Although doing this may have made things a little awkward, life does continue to exist and this is soon forgotten. Time flies, what seems to have been a lifetime has gone by. You have stumbled on hard times but you have a important job interview coming up that could change your luck. The day of your interview, you enter the manager’s office and sit down. Lo and behold! The person in charge of hiring is the person

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  • Beyond Words

    that, he realizes that prom is just around the corner and he has to build up the courage to not only find a girl but also to ask her to go to prom with him. He has his eyes on one girl in particular and attempts to speak to her every time he sees her. The first time he speaks to her in the hallway she keeps walking. He later sees this girl outside sitting beside him and he speaks again. She did not respond. He persists and yells, “You can’t hear me?” She realizes he is trying to get her attention

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  • Mississippi Burning

    Civil Rights Film (Mississippi Burning) Find an old or current film that focuses on the United States’ Vietnam War or the Civil Rights movement (the period from 1958 -1973). Show a clip (without commercials) from the film and discuss the director’s message and the film’s reception. (20%, 7 min max) Directed by Alan Parker written by Chris Gerolmo the 1988 film “Mississippi Burning”, depicts an acute sense of rural Mississippi in 1964. The movie is loosely based on the true story of the disappearances

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  • Planning for the Futures Is Not a Waste of Time. Too Much of Our Future Is Never Beyond Our Control.

    as to me being the perfect friend shows you care a-lot more. Most time in my life, damaging, not giving happiness, destroying not building confidence. The life destroyer, darkens my future temptation of Satan's device, leaving trail of bribes of my human vice. Joy without suffering, life worth living are my goals as I be strong fighting those who try to irritate me and tell me that life and planning for the future is beyond my control. But I negligence believe that if you work hard on whatever

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  • Living Beyond Onesself: Dissociative Disorder

    Living Beyond Oneself: The Reality of Dissociation Disorder Rebecca Lynn England General Psychology; Valley College Abstract An exploration of Dissociative Disorder including an overview of debates, disorder description, causes, and treatment. Hundreds of studies have been performed concerning this subject. There are countless theories and allegations concerning multiple personalities, even dating back to the days of the witch hunts. Initial symptoms generally begin in childhood. By adulthood

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  • Character

    “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” -Helen Keller All through our lives, we are forced through hard times. Helen Keller once stated, “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” She is trying to convey the

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  • Barn Burning

    Barn Burning William Faulkner is concerned with the south and its problems with black slavery.   The issues in Barn Burning deal with the conflict between father and son.   The theme of this story focuses on justice.   The boy, Sarty, objects to his father burning barns and wants people to be treated fairly.   His father, Abner, believes his son should respect and support kin.   Abner thinks family is right no matter what.   Faulkner's intent is to show that choosing between one's own family and

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  • Blood Burning Moon

    BLOOD-BURNING MOON by Jean Toomer 1 Up from the skeleton stone walls, up from the rotting floor boards and the solid hand-hewn beams of oak of the pre- war cotton factory, dusk came. Up from the dusk the full moon came. Glowing like a fired pine-knot, it illumined the great door and soft showered the Negro shanties aligned along the single street of factory town. The full moon in the great door was an omen. Negro women improvised songs against its spell. Louisa sang as she came over the

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  • Barn Burning

    Barn Burning William Faulkner is concerned with the south and its problems with black slavery. The issues in Barn Burning deal with the conflict between father and son. The theme of this story focuses on justice. The boy, Sarty, objects to his father burning barns and wants people to be treated fairly. His father, Abner, believes his son should respect and support kin. Abner thinks family is right no matter what. Faulkner's intent is to show that choosing between one's own family

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  • Burning of Fossil Fuels

    BURNING OF FOSSIL FUELS NAME:- NAME OF PROFESSOR:- DATE:- BURNING OF FOSSIL FUELS The burning of fossil fuels is the major contributor to human caused climate change. Once taken out of the ground and burned , coal, oil and gas add to the amount of carbon cycling between the atmosphere and the oceans, soil, rock and vegetation. On human time scales, this transfer is irrevocable, once mined and burned, fossil carbon cannot be

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  • Beyond Bikinis

    Assignment 2: Beyond Bikinis Trina Small Strayer University Marketing 100 Professor Zoppi March 15, 2014 Beyond Bikinis Description A long time ago, when girls and boys were playing and swimming together, plus size women sat and watched. Many plus size women use to hide their bodies in grandmother style swimsuits, or matching short sets. However, now all of that has changed with Beyond Bikinis. Beyond Bikinis is a small family business that makes sexy swimwear for women with curves

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  • Beyond Objectification

    Genesis A. Jimenez Professor Abigail Manzella English 2830 18 November 2014 Beyond Objectification: Ann Darrow’s real role in King Kong One of the most intriguing aspects of King Kong is the power of her visual effects. The multiple exposures, processed "shots" and a variety of angles of camera aim to provide viewers of 1930’s an escape from the severe economic depression before World War II. However, in King Kong the representation of the female role as an object of pleasure is somewhat disappointing

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  • Stop Burning

    STOP BURNING! Introduction Recently In April, which is the month of Qing Ming Festival, we can always see people carrying food, tea, wine, joss paper, firecrackers and incense sticks, etc. to go honoring their ancestors at grave sites, especially during weekends. As this traditional festival is seen so importantly in Chinese’s eyes, most celebrants believe that the more sacrifices they offer or, on the other words, the bigger firecracker and the more incense they burn, the higher is their respect

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  • Flag Burning

    Flag Burning History has taught us, sleeps or wakes up this country actually achieved independent over 54 years. Generally, the absolute freedom granted to the indigenous population heads of leadership that was originally under the leadership of Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj. However, it should be remembered again, the history of western imperialist occupation of much flushed and sweat of the people of Malay land resources for the benefits of themselves and their nation. What a cruel, greedy

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  • Barn Burning

    speaker is trying to get the readers to see. I will only use these three to prove my points; point of view, setting, and repetition. The speaker’s point of view is first person because he is one of the characters in the poem. In the first stanza the speaker introduces his character with, “We people on the pavement looked at him:” (line 2). The first two words, “we people,” shows that the speaker is talking about more people, including himself. He also show how they all noticed Richard

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  • Barn Burning

    2015 Power and Identity Between Sartoris and Aber Snopes In the story “Barn Burning”, the Snopes family is different than most due to two the main characters. This is a strong and powerful story leading to events that capture the reader’s attention. It is common in life that we all should look up to our parents to do the right thing, show compassion towards us and to take care of us. In William Faulkner’s story “Barn Burning” Abner Snopes tries to destroy his ten year-old son Sartoris’s freedom and

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  • Beyond Borders

    Beyond Borders Directed by: Martin Campbell Written by: Caspian Tredwell-Owen I. Set the Stage It was all started in London (1984), people are having a dinner party in a charity event. From London, next is in Ethiopia, it is a place/country wherein people are dying because they are lack of food and medicine. Here in Ethiopia, the two main characters met again, they did missions for the Ethiopians. After Ethiopia, it backs to London (1989, Sarah came back here because of her work

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  • Character

    me is cultivating character. My lifegroup is called the Realest. We're striving to be real with ourselves, God, and one another, to be real in our Relationship with God, Evangelism, Awareness of ourselves, and Love for one another. At undergrad retreat, my favorite analogy was P Jimmy's iceberg analogy on Sunday. An iceberg is 10% exposed above water, 90% hidden underwater. Similarly, our lives are 10% exposed in our actions and behavior, but 90% hidden in our inner character that drives those actions

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  • Mountains Beyond Mountains

    “Beyond Mountains; There Are Mountains”. Meaning of the Tittle: it refers to the main character’s determination to being health and happiness to the poor and it comes from the Haitian proverb. The book that I decided to read is called Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kiddler, Kiddler graduated from Harvard, he studied at the University of Iowa he also served as an army officer in Vietnam. I selected this book because I heard nice reviews from people who have read it. The main idea about the book

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  • To Internet and Beyond

    To Internet And Beyond A Study About The Effects Of The Internet On Children Santos, Divine Agnes DS. BS Business Management 8:30-10:00 am In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for English10 Prof. Cynthia Sanguyu University of the Philippines Diliman Extension Program in Pampanga ABSTRACT This study is all about how the Internet affects the children. The researcher focused on the effects of the Internet in the development of children physically, socially, cognitively, and emotionally

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  • Pais Is Burning

    The documentary Paris is burning is about Balls, which are a form of a fashion show in the LGBT community in New York City. Their Race and sexual orientation makes them the torment of society. At the very beginning, Notable Ball legend, Pepper Labeja, gives a very distinctive quote from his father about Race in America. His father told him that he was born with three strikes against him, because he was male, gay and black. This automatically puts him at a lower position in society, then someone

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  • Theme, Dominant Element, Character, and Conflict in Barn Burning

    Theme, Dominant Element, Character, and Conflict in Barn Burning The story “Barn Burning” immediately begins in a small store in the year 1895. A young boy named Sarty is called to court to testify against his father. Sarty’s father, Abner Snopes has been accused of burning down a man’s barn. Sarty knows for a fact that his father is guilty of this crime. He is also aware that he will have to lie for his father. The judge comes to the conclusion that they are putting the young boy in a bad

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  • Barn Burning

    Barn Burning Although many political and economic changes took place following the civil war, it was very evident in William Faulkner’s Barn Burning that the impact on the social lives of the people living in the south were the most difficult to overcome. He utilizes the new tension between the social classes to create a compelling short story of a boy and his father, but more important, using the family to represent the change in society, the change between good and evil. The new social order

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  • London Burning

    London Burning By Mark Arve, 7th August. An innocent lost life during a drug-raid has brought demonstrators blood boil. Revenge is on the agenda and London is paying the price. 4th August 2011, Tottenham Hale. The death of 29-year-old Mark Duggan during a drug-raid has pulled the trigger and should apparently be the cause of the riots in London theses days. The police stopped a taxi carrying Mark Duggan as a passenger on Thursday the 4th August in the evening around 18 AM. The

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  • Paris Is Burning

    This week I viewed the 1990 Paris is Burning documentary. The motion picture investigates the New York City ball scene in the 1980s. It concentrates on African American gay, transgender, and drag society included in the balls and the pariahs' general public they have worked for themselves. Balls capacity kind of like exhibitions. Contenders contend in various classes and walk like runway models, they are scored by a board of judges and the champs get trophies. Classifications incorporate

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  • Characters

    Characters The main character of the book, Gangsta Rap, is a fifteen year-old boy named Ray. Ray is faced with plenty of turmoil throughout his household. He is constantly fighting with his parents about the way he acts and carries himself. Getting thrown out of school does not make Ray’s situation any better. He hangs out with his two closest friends, Tyrone and Prem. Just like Ray, Tyrone and Perm have been kicked out of school too. The boys love rapping and listening to many different genres

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  • Beyond Consumerism

    Beyond Consumerism: New Historical Perspectives on Consumption Author(s): Frank Trentmann Source: Journal of Contemporary History, Vol. 39, No. 3 (Jul., 2004), pp. 373-401 Published by: Sage Publications, Ltd. Stable URL: . Accessed: 21/03/2011 08:15 Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance of JSTOR's Terms and Conditions of Use, available at . JSTOR's Terms and Conditions of Use provides

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  • Barn Burning

    Engaging a Reader Using Diverse Major Characters Writers often use a vast array of characters in order to engage the reader into a story. This is also the case in “Barn Burning” by William Faulkner. Faulkner’s two major characters in “Barn Burning,” could easily fall into the categories dynamic, round, static and flat characters. Although Faulkner has several minor characters that add to the story as well, we will only be taking a look at his two major characters. Colonel Sartoris Snopes, or “Sarty

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  • Beyond Budgeting

     many   scholars  to  openly  question  the  need  and  validity  of  this  stalwart  of  modern  day   management  accounting.  Hope  and  Fraser  (2003)  spearheaded  the  ‘Beyond  Budgeting’   approach,  challenging  the  conventional  format  of  budgets  and  arguing  that  they  should  be   abolished,  removing  the  rigid  shackles  imposed  on  businesses

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  • Beyond Massa

    Beyond Massa: Book Report The book entitled “Beyond Massa - Sugar Management in the British Caribbean, 1770-1834” written by Dr. John F. Campbell seeks to examine the mechanism of the plantation life, both the enslaved and the European whites who were otherwise known as masters. It delves deeper into the reality about slavery and revisionism, as this book challenges many past events and judgments that were based on slavery, with supporting evidence. Dr. Campbell focused on the British Controlled

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  • Beyond

    Beyond Legalizing Marijuana for Medical Purpose Angel Padro Devry University Professor Natalie Reid English 112 February 23, 2011 In this time of day we still have people that are against legalizing marijuana, but now it brings up discussion about marijuana if United States should legalized marijuana for medical purpose. Now you have to ask yourself something, why is marijuana illegal in the first place? If the government wants to legalize it for medical purposes, why not completely legalize

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  • Burning Man

    could have afforded it, I refused to pay more than ticket price as making money by scalping tickets goes against the basic gifting-economy premise of Burning Man and I did not want to contribute to the demise of such beauty for my own desire to party. Theoretically I was fine with the idea of missing it and even relishing the convenience of extra time for planning out my September California silk-selling mission. Though my smallest riteous voices couldn’t believe that I would not get to kiss the

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  • Mississippi Burning

    1. What is the movie about? Mississippi Burning is movie that’s based on true incidents. It is about the segregation and racism in the Southern States and a great example of KKKs racist actions. In 1964 two FBI agents have been sent down to the southern states to investigate the disappearing of three civil rights activists, which were last seen in a small town in Mississippi. As the two agents have different backgrounds they tend to handle things dissimilar. The younger agents name is Alan Ward

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