Feb 2, 2014
American Popular Music (Minstrelsy)
I honestly without a doubt know what minstrelsy means, but I am taking a religion class this word just came up in the chapter I was reading. In my opinion, this chapter did disturb me by thinking how can people even reason the way they...
Dr. David Welky
American Nation II
April 15, 2015
The Unorthodox Conservative
Conservatives are not the superheroes of America, they are the sidekicks who support the superheroes when he needs help. The people meaning not directly involved with government are the superheroes. Conservatives...
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...
I am proud to live in America. We are the land of the free and the home of the brave. We have the freedom to vote, practice the religion of our choice, speak freely, and freely share our thoughts or ideas through the press. Our country is the #1 diverse country in the world. There are several reasons...
America the Great
I am proud to live in America, the land of the free, home of the brave. We have the freedom to vote, practice the religion of our choice, speak freely, and freely share our thoughts or ideas throught the press. I also love how we are such a diverse nation. There are several reasons...
“A Summary of Wayson Choy’s I’m a Banana and Proud of It”
In his essay “I’m a Banana and Proud of It” (from The Globe and Mail); Wayson Choy explains the reason why he is called a “banana”. Choy begins by expressing his love to his North American citizenship. He mentions that banana means “yellow on...
Proud Moments in our history
Canada has had many proud moments in the past 100 years that makes us who we are now. Vimy Ridge was one of our first proud moments in the 1900s where all four Canadian divisions in World War I fought in one battle together. After the First World War Canada became...
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...
My American Dream
Many people in this world have sought out to achieve their American Dream. Some accomplished it, and some didn’t. Masses of people have died trying to fight for their dream, Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and my great grandmother Albertha Peters. Before I die I want to make my...
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...
I am proud to be an American because we are the most free country on earth. I know I don't have to bow to any man and I can worship my God in the way and in the place of my choice. I can be a Methodist and go to service or I can be Catholic and go to mass on Sundays, I could even be Jewish and go to...
Neither Canadian or American: The Status of Native Culture and Identity In Contemporary Society Depicted In Thomas King’s Borders
Wednesday February 12th 2014
Thomas King’s Borders, is a first person narrative designed to represent the continuing...
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...
States and in many ways was "the First American". A renowned polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, inventor, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of...
Bird, Tree, Cornucopia, when you think of these things do you think of being an American? I do think of these things, and that is why I am very proud to be an American, when you are able to think of a different about of good things to compare to being and America. There are a lot of countries in this...
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...
loves, supports, and defends one’s country”. However, in my opinion, a patriot is also someone who also practices the rights and freedoms given to all American citizens in the Bill of Rights.
The Bills Of Rights are the first ten amendments made to the U.S. constitution. For me it means that I have the...
I’m from American Samoa
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...
Service and Sacrifice made by our American Veterans
This essay is about service and sacrifice by American Veterans, and
how it benefits our youth. My first paragraph will include my first
opinion on why I believe today’s youth benefits from our American
Veteran’s sacrifices, in all the...
patriot does can help others to be patriots for their country and standing up to be proud there from that country.
I am an American Patriot because it is important to me to serve my country in a good way. Being an American Patriot, I say "The Pledge of Allegiance" every day at school. I sometimes sing...
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...
The Colonization of Native Americans:
Journal Entry of a Native American Woman
August 17, 2009
The white men are taking over our lands. They are pushing us further and further away from
our hunting grounds. They are taking our heritage and do not seem to...
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...
What does it mean
to be an American?
Bradley Project Releases Report
“America faces an identity crisis. The next generation of Americans will
know less than their parents know about our history and founding ideals.
And many Americans are more aware of what divides us than of what
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...