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. 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...

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    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...

  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. 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...

  7. Untitled

    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...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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...

  11. 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...

  12. What Does It Mean to Be an American

    What does it mean to be an American? I think to be an American it means that you were born in the United States( or if your parents are American) and if you were born in a different country but your parents are Americans and you come back to live here then you're an American too. If you're an immigrant...

  13. 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...

  14. 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...

  15. Children Stereotypes on Tv

    Stereotypes in Children's Television: "The Proud Family" "The Proud Family" is a children's program that runs daily on The Disney Channel and on Saturday mornings on ABC Kids. It is a TV-G rated program. The show is about an African-American family with the last name Proud. There is a mom, dad, three kids,...

  16. 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...

  17. 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...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. Inauguration

    English Essay - Inauguration Mrs. Jones 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...

  21. America the Home of the League

    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...

  22. 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...

  23. 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...

  24. 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...

  25. 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...

  26. 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...

  27. 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...

  28. 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...

  29. 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,...

  30. 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...