Free Essays on Proud To Be An American

  1. I'M Black and I'M Proud

    Black History speech: I'm Black and I'm Proud As we come to the close of another black History Month, we have been reflecting upon our heritage. Upon such people as Chrispus Atticks, Harriet Tubman, Fredrick Douglas, George Washington Culver, Dr. Charles Drew, Thurgood Marshal, Malcolm X, and of course...

  2. Proud to Ba an American

    Proud to be an American I am proud to be an American because I was born here. Four generations back, my ancestors came here from Europe. We have the right to be any religion we choose. Voting is a right of all people. We also have the most liberties and rights of any nation on earth. First...

  3. Why I Am Proud To Be An American

    the world wish to someday be American. I have the lucky privilege to already be American, and I am proud to be one. America is a nation to be proud of because we have the freedom of speech, America has many different religions, and it is also a free country. People are proud to live in America for more...

  4. Media Ethics

    AMERICAN POPULAR MUSIC ASSIGNMENT 2: Q2: In common with many critics, Roy Shuker has identified popular music’s ‘oppositional cultural possibilities’. ‘Many artists’ – he writes – have used their music to make political statements on a variety of issues including racism, class, gender, politics, sexuality...

  5. What it means to be an American

      Being an American means a lot more then living in the United States. Some people don't realize how lucky they is to actually be a true American. To be in American you have to have faith in your country, respect your country, and most of all believe in your country. Along with a...

  6. Doing The Race Thig Right

    309 Doing Race Thing Right: The Proud Family First airing in 2001, The Proud Family is a kids cartoon created by Bruce W. Smith. Being known for working on movies such A Goofy Movie, Space Jam and later on The Princess and the Frog, Smith originally plotted The Proud Family Movie for Nickelodeon. Seeing...

  7. How Pride Affects the World

    the story. A quote from T.S. Eliot, American-English poet and playwright, says that, “Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important and proud.” I believe that is true because many wars are fought over land and a country wants to be a proud owner of new land. One reason The...

  8. The Native Americans 2

    fact, I have been somewhat proud to say that I have Cherokee roots. The Native Americans were first discovered by Christopher Columbus. It was estimated that between 10 to 90 million Native Americans lived in America when the European were arriving here. The Native Americans were here many years before...

  9. President Obama's Speech

    second Inaugural speech President Barack Obama addresses the events that shaped America into the country it is today and outlines the reasons why Americans should take pride in their country. In his speech, Obama uses the rhetorical appeals of pathos and logos interchangeably. He also makes use of ethos...

  10. Nixon Resignation Speech

    his personal considerations. Nixon announced that Vice President Gerald Ford would be sworn in as President. He urged Americans to support President Ford; he also urged Americans to put the past behind and start the healing process of the past. He indicated he hoped his resignation would begin the...

  11. What It Means to Be an American

    What does it mean to be an American? By: Savannah Shiveley For centuries of years the United States has been attracting immigrants from a variety of different countries, races, and religions to come live in a land full of freedom and opportunity. These people were looking for more than just rights...

  12. The Journey of Two American Girls

    The Journey of Two American Girls Laura Logan ENG125: Introduction to Literature (AFG1301A) Instructor: Carla McGill February 4, 2013 How can an African American and a Hispanic girls be treated different when they are the same type of...

  13. Noi; Ugytfghbjn

    so normal like others. Well like anyone else, I have been classified into many groups myself. The stereo types I'm going to discuss are my Native American roots/heritage, how art has always been a gigantic part of my life, and how I'm classified as a gauged girl. I am part of many, many more stereo types...

  14. Why Are We Proud of Our Veterans

    They defend us at home and abroad when most Americans would be terrifies to do what they do. They have to leave there own family help other familys including theirs. Some poeple have to leave there new children there sick parents or pregnant wifes. the veteran can also be hurt so that means that newborn...

  15. A Raisin in the Sun: Analysis

    Wilson English and Composition 11 10 February 2011 An ethnic analysis of the character, Walter, results in the belief that the African Americans are proud people because of their history of being discriminated. Walter Younger is a character from the story “A Raisin in the Sun”, by Lorraine Hansberry...

  16. Rascim

    "PROUD TO BE WHITE" This is great. I have been wondering about why Whites are racists, and no other race is...... Michael Richards makes his point........................ Michael Richards better known as Kramer from TVs Seinfeld does make a good point. ... This was his defense speech in court...

  17. Race and Community at Detroit

    and Community: Detroit Sherrell D. Randolph Jr. University of Phoenix-Axia February 22, 2009 I am an African-American living in Detroit, Michigan. This paper will provide an overview of my experiences within my community and focus on ethnicity and the way race and...

  18. Why I Am Proud to Serve

    Why I am Proud to Serve Ever since the day someone has started school, he or she has been serving their country. People have been getting an education and allowing another generation of people to start where others have left off. By getting an education, a carpenter will be replaced by a carpenter...

  19. Patriotism Is Import

    did some reaserach about famous patriotism qutoues. Abraham Lincoln once said “ I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I will like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” Charles F. Browne once said “ We can’t all be washingtons, be we can be patriots”. Elmer Davis...

  20. Are You Proud of Your Country

    Are You Proud of Your Country In my opinion I believe we live in the greatest country to ever exist and I am thankful for our country. Even though America has plenty of faults it still is the best place in the world to live. I am very proud of America for many reasons, but here are my top 3. First reason...

  21. American beliefs

    Understanding Americans American Beliefs and Values Explain the meaning of the American Beliefs and Values mentioned below and how they are linked to the American experience / rooted in American immigrant history Freedom and equality are some of the values that the country is build on. Every American wants...

  22. Neither Canadian or American: The Status of Native Culture and Identity In Contemporary Society Depicted In Thomas King’s Borders

    Neither Canadian or American: The Status of Native Culture and Identity In Contemporary Society Depicted In Thomas King’s Borders ENGL2P66 Wednesday February 12th 2014 Word Count: Thomas King’s Borders, is a first person narrative designed to represent the continuing...

  23. Canada vs the United States

    Canadian from an American is the role of culture and heritage. When immigrants come to Canada from another country, they are encouraged to remember their other identity, and their roots in their country of birth, while Americans tell them to forget their old life because they are Americans now! For example...

  24. American Samoa

    I’m from American Samoa Samuelu Tofiga PSY 202 Renee Bostick 2/25/2013 Outline Introduction Thesis: Here are my five characteristics that I want to share with you, I’m from American Samoa, one of the territories of the United States of America, I’m a proud Samoan, Family, and Culture and...

  25. Langston Hughs 1920s

    Furthermore, music was revolutionized with the new melodies of jazz and blues. Even religion became less constricted, as creationism was questioned by many Americans. Additionally, one of the most developed areas of the 1920’s was black culture and literature. The “New Negro Movement” and the Harlem Renaissance...

  26. Are You Proud of Your Country

    Are you proud of your Country? The answer to the question above would be absolutely yes! I love that everyone in this country has freedom of speech and everyone is treated equally. I think the most inspiring person that once lived in America would be Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He showed that if...

  27. Love for Your Country

    those things just because you're American. Being proud of being American is like being proud of being Christian: how can you be proud of that? If you want to be proud, be proud of your achievements! You've taught yourself quantum physics, that's a reason to be proud. Your artwork just sold for a whole...

  28. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

    during the 1930s dealt with physical and verbal discrimination directed toward her African American race? This may not seem like a big deal at first, but consider that this was a time before the African American Civil Rights Movement; a time during which racism and segregation were a fact of life. It...

  29. Proud to Be American

    American Legion Essay. Why I’m Proud to Be An American. We live in the greatest country ever to exist and I am thankful for that. America has many faults, but I still think it’s the best place in the world to live. I am thankful for America for many reasons, but here are my top 4. 1. We live in...

  30. Sailors Creed

    world. I represent the United States Navy and what it stands for. I am proud to fight for my country and defend freedom and democracy around the world is an honor and a privilege. I am proud to be an American and an American Sailor. I proudly serve my country’s Navy combat team with Honor,...