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...
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.
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...
I am proud to be American, because I feel free to be me. I'm also proud, for the women rights to do anything that they want to do. Women have the rights to play sports just like men do, we all are equal. America is a great, wealthy and beautiful country that I would not give up for anything. America...
you proud to be an American? I sure am proud to be a U.S. citizen. I am because we are a great country. We have all these things that make us great. For instance we are a democratic country. We are a very powerful country. And we have individual rights. Now I am going to explain why I am proud to be...
Running head: A Proud Language
A Proud Language
September 18, 2010
A Proud Language
In the ever-changing world of today there has been identified a need for a national language. In identifying that need, Americans need to understand that language...
Essay - Inauguration
Jan. 22, 2009
Review the 2009 Inauguration
Each American citizen has their own opinion on the Inaugural speech that President Obama gave on January 20, 2009. I felt like president Obama gave a wonderful speech. In his speech he talks about how the economy...
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...
The Journey of Two American Girls
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...
THE AMERICAN FLAG
America is my home. It is where I was born and raised. The American Flag represents “freedom”, “God” and “Family” to me. My family raised the flag on all the holidays and I was taught to stand and cover my heart with my hand or salute the flag during the national anthem when it was...
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...
Younger family as they come from a poverty laden family and desire to live the "American Dream." Every member of the Younger family has a dream but each one is different with a different view on what the true "American Dream" really is.
The Youngers are a very poor family, and this shows in the setting...
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...
Running Head: AMERICAN
“Are you Proud to be American?”
University of Phoenix
This paper is about the guidelines individuals set for themselves through their cultural background whether it is in their personal or professional lives. This paper gives an overview...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
American legion Essay
America the home of the brave, the land that I love. If you haven’t noticed this quote is used a lot by Americans. But what do we all really mean? Is it just something that we have to say? Or is it something that we truly and always will mean. To some people this quote may seem...
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,...
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...
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...
“An American is one who loves justice and believes in the dignity of man. An American is one who will fight for his freedom and that of his neighbor. An American is one who will sacrifice prosperity, ease and security in order that he and his children may retain the rights of free men. An American is...
before Europe was uncivilized which is why it was easy to enslave us. Negroes are not taught anything that we can be proud of. The educational system was not desighned to make the negro proud, with pride comes confidence, and with confidence comes achievement. You cannat succeed in life if you hate where...
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...
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...
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...
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...