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The Hidden Danger of Calling Asians the... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The “Asian advantage.” The “model minority.” These catchy, alliterative phrases describing the Asian-American population are rapidly gaining popularity, spreading the dangerously inaccurate portrayal of Asian-Americans as... (more »)
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This I Believe
By , kalaheo, HI
There are so many different beliefs in the world. The earth is round. God is real. Water is wet, and dirt is dirty. Up is up and down is down. I believe all of these, to me they are good and true, but out of all of these one sticks out. That... (more »)
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The Pink Tax Needs to be Repealed, Period This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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The “Period Paradox.” Everyone knows about it, but still refer to it by using euphemisms. People avoid the topic, and treat it like a dirty secret, when it should be acknowledged more. Tampons and such already cost enough by... (more »)
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I Believe in Mind Power
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I believe you can do anything you set your mind to. I believe that your mind is the most powerful influence in your life. My father has always helped me and motivated me to do my best. He always tells me “it's 50% physical and 50%... (more »)
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Motivation Speech Version 101
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Do you feel like giving up to someone or something that you would never be achieved or won’t happen? That you were just creating a theory of yours that the beginning of challenges is failure? You gave your best but it is still just worthless... (more »)
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Suicide
Suicide is a huge problem in the world. Over 400,000 people take their lives each year... Although losing anyone to suicide is terrible, even worse, most suicides are in teens ages 13-20. Anyone, at anytime could be suffering from depression. Help... (more »)
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Heading into the Unknown
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This is affecting us. All of us. Now. Millions live in fear of the country that they have come to for sanctuary. And millions struggle to find the freedom and peace they have been searching for but are denied. America is a country in which all... (more »)
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We Are a Camel
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KDWB, Minneapolis, St. Paul! I wake up at 6 a.m. exactly with my alarm clock, which has been set to the homegrown pop station of KDWB, I get up, shower, get dressed, eat, and brush my teeth then I’m off. It was just an ordinary day, one... (more »)
Cliff Jumps
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Paddling for hours on end might not sound like much fun to many people, but it is one reason I love the Boundary Waters. Spending time away from all the chatter of civilization is a very good relaxing activity. When at the Boundary Waters Canoe... (more »)
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His Second Chance
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Small towns are a peculiar thing.  Every person is important, but it takes something drastic for us to realize this.  May first is a day that will be infamous in my small town’s history.  May first is the day a dear friend... (more »)
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Post Traumatic Stress in Rape Victims
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Rape of children and adults is very common nowadays in the real world. It’s an ongoing problem that is plaguing society today.Though at times people do not think of it as a big problem, it is rapidly growing. Until people begin to do... (more »)
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This I Believe
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I believe in the act of being non-materialistic. The ability to overcome our greatest human instinct of want. We are mistaken by the meaningless accustomization of materialism; where it is thought that money can buy happiness and things can... (more »)
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The Importance of Representation
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A young girl sits in the movie theatre. She is with her parents, and she is getting ready to watch Frozen. Excitement is bursting from her. She had to beg her parents to take her, and finally they said yes. Finally the lights dim and darkness... (more »)
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Teaching Bully
By , milford, IN
As students we are told, if bullied, tell the teacher. If another student is bullying us, relentlessly attacking us verbally or physically, tell the teacher. And if the student’s behaviors persist, tell the teacher, talk to the councilor. But... (more »)
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Male Rape
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Men are more stronger than women! We come across this line maybe everyday in our daily lives! It is believed that men are strong,both emotionally and physically and hence they can't be raped! Only women are raped! Everyone gives importance to... (more »)
Importance of Mandatory High School
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High school is something that almost everyone goes through. However, there has been some debate as to whether or not high school should be mandatory. Some believe it should be required because other forms of education do not provide an... (more »)
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