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Violent Video Games
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Killings, thefts, fights, and even murder.  Is this something you think your teens should be exploring? These are the themes of many of the video games your teen is playing.  The gaming industry is a $21.53 industry. As many of 97% of... (more »)
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Fulfilling Job or Filling Your Wallet
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When looking for a job, it is usually a constant struggle between deciding on whether or not to get a job for money or do what is desired. The same situation applies when students are picking a degree, should they pick something that can set... (more »)
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Face of the Generation Gap
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Time is the thing which is unchangable..! Time changes but with it , it also changes the generation.Childrens born in 50s or 60s are now the old generation and  youngsters are who are born in 80s or till now.. The kids of the present... (more »)
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I Am Who I Am Because
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"I am fat because I eat my feelings." "I am an athlete because I like being on a team." "I am a ginger because I was born this way, I have red hair, I have many many freckles, and I burn like crazy." "I am a mother because loss of a child... (more »)
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Marijuana Should Be Legalized in the U.S
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In 2015, a Gallup poll found that, for the first time, 58% of Americans supported legalizing marijuana (Goldstein 23). That is over half of the country. For years, the United States have been divided about whether or not to legalize marijuana.... (more »)
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Can't Find Nemo
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I remember watching the movie “Finding Nemo” many times on the television when I was a little girl. I was always mesmerized by the unique fish and brightly colored coral of the Great Barrier Reef, which the movie presented. What... (more »)
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History Class Madness
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Do you believe that everyone should be treated equally? I’d like to think everybody in this school would say yes, but unfortunately I recognize this is simply not my reality. There are many who are against the degrading behavior towards... (more »)
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The Power of Positivity
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Just like the majority of other students going to my school, I have ridden the bus ever since kindergarten. I can’t say I liked it; my busses were always full of loud students who didn’t know how to sit down. But for some reason, I... (more »)
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Everybody Dies. Not Everybody Lives.
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Do you spend a good majority of your day with your eyes glued to your phone screen, obsessing over other people’s lives on social media, contemplating the risks you never took, thinking about all the dreams you never sought out, realizing... (more »)
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Problems
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Difficult problems are one of the very few things that seem to limit people in their everyday lives. However, if we take a  closer look as to why we have such problems, and why they seem to occur so often, we would then realize that many... (more »)
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Review of "Creating a Culture of...
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In the writing titled "Creating a Culture of Consent" written by Gabriela L., Her writing about how rapists get away with  crime left me feeling disgusted.  I see this issue in the world almost every day.  It disgusts... (more »)
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Your Property
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I was walking through the halls of school. I heard “give me that phone”, but I kept walking anyway. In my mind I knew that I don’t have to give them any of my property. How can I building that you are forced to go to make you give up your... (more »)
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Language in the Real World 2
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A celebration today is it's my friends birthday today and were going to go to red stone after school and walk around go to the movie theaters  and watch power rangers, everyone at school says it's a good movie and there is nothing... (more »)
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Cultural Appropriation
By , Metairie, LA
Imagine writing one of the best papers of your life and receiving an F. Your neighbor looks at your paper because they have a similar topic. They change the topic sentence and turn in the exact same paper; they receive an A. That is how... (more »)
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Louisiana: No Longer the Iconic Boot-Shaped State
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 A portion of Southeast Louisiana, roughly the size of Delaware, has been lost to the Gulf of Mexico, making every modern map of the famous boot-shaped outline a lie.  The United States may soon have to say good-bye to one of its top... (more »)
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Female Genital Mutilation, a Human Rights...
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Once upon a time, a little girl was going to visit grandma with her parents. Little did the little girl know that it was cutting season when lots of young girls are brought into the woods for genital cutting. The little girl’s... (more »)
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