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What would you do if Kanye West walked past you when you were eating lunch with your family? I’m guessing you would get up and take a picture with him. Now, what would you do if Rosa Parks walked past you when you were eating lunch? Would... (more »)
Desmond T. Doss
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Desmond T. Doss.... the bravest conscientious objector anyone has ever seen. He went into the "hellfire of battle without a single weapon" to defend himself. It took him awhile to be able to get there, he even was threatened to be... (more »)
Walt Disney
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“All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me…You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.” -Walt Disney. People don’t... (more »)
Heroes Are Everywhere
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I’m a 17 year old high school senior. I live with my parents, my four brothers, and my two dogs. I’ve lived in Hartland, Wisconsin, for all of my life, but I’ve also had the privilege to visit to many places across our... (more »)
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Dear Veteran, My name is Daniel and I am a senior in high school. I am a very athletic and competitive person. I am 18 years old and I am looking forward to beginning my college experience. Now that’s enough about... (more »)
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Rosa Parks
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Racism started to affect her as she entered her first years of school. The black kids were forced to walk to school, while the white kids were driven to school by the bus service. She was unsatisfied with the way she was treated and she... (more »)
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“Kaiser Wilson. Have you forgotten your sympathy with the poor Germans because they were not self governed? Twenty million American women are not self-governed. Take the beam out of your own eye.” She held up the picket with these... (more »)
Veterans
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I would like to start out by thank you for everything you have done for our country, and everything your battalion has done. I am a senior in Highschool, and  I am 18 years old.  I am thankful for everything you have done for our... (more »)
Letter to Veteran
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My name is Abbey L and I am a high school student. I am writing to you not only to express my appreciation for all that you have done for our country, but to say thank you for your inspiration. In one year, I plan to attend the United States... (more »)
Letter to a Veteran
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Dear Veteran, Thank you. Thank you for fighting for the freedom in America that we have today. We can speak our minds, practice any religion we choose, and have an equal standing with each and every citizen in this country. You were... (more »)
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When I was in the fourth grade, I would leave my mom and sisters after every Sunday service and ride shotgun in my older brother’s Buick Century station wagon for the half-an-hour car ride home. I would always make sure to buckle my... (more »)
Historical Figure
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When I was young, my mom took my sister and me to the pottery studio where her friend Marlene displayed all the pieces she made. “You can do this too, you know,” she told me. Doubtfully, I picked up the clay,... (more »)
Jackie Robinson
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I strive for accomplishments: accomplishing a win during my lacrosse games, winning the state title, and winning my alpine ski races. If I don’t have a good ski run, get second place, or lose a lacrosse game, I feel disappointed. I would also... (more »)
Historical Figure I'd Like to Meet
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As I sat in bed, tears streaming down my face, splashing onto the pages of my book, Allegiant, all I could think was Why? I had just finished one my favorite trilogies ever, The Divergent Series, and to say I was confused, devastated, and... (more »)
My Hero
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The definition of hero is: “a person, typically a man, who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.” My hero is tough, loyal, confident, smart, brave, kind, sometimes egotistical but above all... (more »)
Unchosen Hero
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How can everyone choose a hero? I can't even choose what to wear in the morning… To pick someone in my life to look up to is impossible. I have my friends, parents, and other amazing people in my family. One friend is amazingly... (more »)
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