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Nicholas Kristof
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Once a Harvard undergraduate who attended Oxford as a graduate on a Rhodes Scholarship, he is now a New York Times columnist who has been to over 150 countries. He also won many awards including the Pulitzer Prize. Twice. But what intrigues me... (more »)
A True Hero
By , sacramento, CA
 Maya Angelou said “I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.” A hero is someone who is strong and makes the world a better place through their strength. My mom was born March... (more »)
A Hero of Freedom
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What is a hero? A hero is someone who will sacrifice oneself to save another. A hero is Mandela because he suffered a lot from whites and at the end he forgave them all. Mandela was born in July 18, 1918. Born into royalty, he was highly... (more »)
Mandela forever known
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What is a hero? A hero is someone who is brave, and courageous stands up for people also who never gives up and they stand up for their beliefs. Nelson Mandela was born in a small village of mvezo in South Africa on July 18 1918. When Mandela... (more »)
What is a Hero?
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A hero isn’t always wearing a cape, it really starts with a person who is meaningful and impacts the society in a way that people can honor them with great respect. You can be yourself, and still be a hero. Everyone is their own unique... (more »)
My Mother Is My Hero
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A hero to me is not someone who saves the day or fight crime, someone who’s strong and struggled but still made it through life, never gave up or gave in to the folds life has most people Binded in. No red cape or an... (more »)
The Unobtainable Hero This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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“Be not afraid of greatness; some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” –William Shakespeare A car speeds off a cliff, landing upside down in the water. A young boy waterskiing nearby hops... (more »)
What I Can Learn From Veterans
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There are numerous things you can learn from a Veteran. For example, you could learn the values of hard work, and the way they operate their equipment. The most important thing you can learn from a Veteran is what they sacrifice. Many of us... (more »)
The Fearless One
By , Bangalore, India
I've always read about fearsome monsters in different folk tales. What are monsters? The image formed in your mind is probably something with green skin, gleaming eyes and sharp fangs. But you will be surrprised when I tell you that... (more »)
Where my star resides
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I sit alone on the living room couch. Outside a full moon stands among the stars but inside the dark sustains itself. I was restless. I lack the desire to sleep. My family members are all confined in a deep slumber. The only means of light comes... (more »)
The real one
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Swoosh! Brandon watched as the ball glided through the net, then hustled over to the next shooting spot and squared up. As soon as Ronny had rebounded the ball and got it back into Brandon’s hands, the ball was in the net. Swish! The same... (more »)
Tyler Oakley and the Trevor Project
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In the Spring of 2014, Tyler Oakley, a video blogger on YouTube, worked with the Trevor Project to raise over half a million dollars towards his annual birthday campaign for the organization. Oakley and the team at the Trevor Project came... (more »)
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 We all have our own personal heroes. Some are famous, some, not so much. My heroes are famous, but not as famous as you might think. They are the members of Black Veil Brides. But, they aren’t my heroes because they’re famous,... (more »)
My Hero
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     When people think of their hero they probably think of famous people or superstars, but I think of my neighbor Todd. He is talented, helpful, and has inspired me to be the best I can be.      I don't think there has been someone... (more »)
My Mother's Daughter
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I love my mother dearly, but sometimes it's hard being my mother's daughter. My mother was born in China. Even at a young age, she was no stranger to adversity. In those days, when cars and bikes were not ubiquitous and the only... (more »)
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 Inspiration is an eleven letter word which may be a small word but have big meaning to many in this world. When you look up the definition on Google you get, “The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something... (more »)
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