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Howard Baker: The Great Compromiser This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
On September 7, 1977, President Jimmy Carter and Panamanian General Omar Torrijos signed two Panama Canal treaties, one of which eventually led America to relinquish control of the Panama Canal. After exhausting debates, the Senate ratified the... (more »)
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Grenada State of Mind
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"Sir, are you in zone two?" My dad, simultaneously trying to coordinate our car rental and help my sister find her Mad Libs book, turned around to face the man who spoke. "Sorry, what?" "Is your family zone two?... (more »)
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Age Doesnt Define Voice
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Malcolm X once said, “Human rights are something you were born with. Human rights are your God-given rights. Human rights are the rights that are recognized by all nations of this earth.” If you look at our world today, most people... (more »)
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The Hound of Farragut Street This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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It was huge. Its teeth were a thousand jagged shards of glass; its eyes endless pits of flame. As it prowled towards me, lips pulled back in a snarl and muscular haunches rippling under taut skin, I remembered the words of my mother, who at that... (more »)
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Back to Where It All Began This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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“Oh, so this your fake mom?” When you’re in 2nd grade, hearing a comment like that tends to throw you off guard. But, not for me. Of course I was startled by the audacity my friend had to make that comment, but I... (more »)
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If You Love It, Let it Go
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You would be lying if you claimed you never had some type of nick-nack you were obsessed with as a child. Whether it be a toy, a stuffed animal, a blanket, etc., everyone has grown up with some constant in their life they went to for comfort.... (more »)
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Sacramento, My Home
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Sacramento is a places where you can just walk down a beautiful road with amazing ancient trees that look like they can touch the sky. The smell of the fresh air and cinnamon as you walk down the down Sacramento. The view of a gorgeous river... (more »)
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My Bullies Gave Me A New Identity and I Love It
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When I get older, certain experiences I'll remember with a happiness on my face, others will be more angry like and some will have a nice amount of fondness. This includes middle school, the worst years of my life and the best thing to... (more »)
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Taco Bell
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W..E..L..C ah welcome. The welcome sign with welcome written in 20 different languages was the first thing that warmly greeted us with open arms, to my new country. I quickly followed my mother, dodging the fast paced steps of the other people... (more »)
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I Am the Tiger
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When I was seven years old, my aunt had taught me a song about tigers. I loved that song and I would constantly find myself humming or singing it, unable to get it out of my head. Noticing my immediate liking to the song, my aunt, who owned a... (more »)
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The Zodiac Killer
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“I like killing people because it’s so much fun. It is more fun than killing wild game in the forest because man is the most dangerous animal of all. To kill something gives me the most thrilling experience.” This is a quote... (more »)
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The Day My Life Changed
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Have you ever stopped to realize how good God is? I hadn’t until I trained a group of kids. Training changed the way I looked at the world. “God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with,” said... (more »)
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Big Things
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My name is Melanie G., and I’m a student ain high school. I have a wonderful mother and an amazing step dad. I also have three brothers, I’m the only girl. I have two best friends who’s always there for me and do everything... (more »)
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My Favorite Bad Day
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“I think it spells trouble” Justin says as the play “Where There’s a Will There’s a Murder” comes to an end. “Music go, lights up” Katie says as I hear my queue to play the music to end the... (more »)
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My Vision
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Fighting for your dreams takes time,is risks taking, and has many responsibilities; because following your dreams is an uneasy route to take but will have a great ending. And for me, I’ve dreamed to be an Anthropologist who can travel to see... (more »)
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Gissel Hipolito
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Oscar Wilde “Be yourself; everyone is already taken”. My name is Gissel Adriana H, and I am 14 years old. I have three brothers and two dogs. My family are people that help me when I need it. Music is my love and escape. In the... (more »)
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