19 responsesSurprise Me
My piece is about how I describe my American Creed, which is by using the power of protest.
The "United" States of America
This essay is about the lack of connection between today's American people and their country. I touch on the lack of sense of community that we have today, the struggles we face as Americans, and the mistrust and lack of power that people often feel when they think of government.
What America Means to Me
My piece is simply about how my relatives of the past struggled in their home land and moved to America despite all the difficulties and dangers they faced. They saw America as a land of opportunity and freedom and I wrote this piece to honor them and spread their story.
Symbol of Guns in America
I talk about the symbolism of guns in our country, how guns are used for a lot more good than bad, and why the gun bans can’t happen.
Symbols of Freedom
America is filled with a lot of symbols that most people here know by memory. But, there are some symbols out there that are not as popular or well-known or just hard to decipher at first glance. These are the symbols that have a lot of power in a small package.
My piece is about how we as a country can come together and accomplish things in the future, instead of being in a constant static state.
My piece is an essay that talks about why we as a country have become so divided. It talks about the causes, effects, and how we can fix this growing problem.
Is the American Dream still achievable?
Is it still possible to pursue a happy life with a stable job, a family, and wealth or success in life?
As American as Apple Pie
As Americans, we have inherited a firearm tradition that has grown more and more at odds with modern society. If we are to move forward as Americans, we must critically understand this aspect of our history.
America: Land of Inequality
Since its inception, America has faced massive inequities, and even to this day, this has not changed. The American dream is not available to everybody, and while this may sound pessimistic the fact that we have been working to change this fact gives me immense pride.
Rehabilitation Over Punishment for Drug Addicts
The "Land of the Free" has the highest incarceration rate in the world. The US can become a much better place by rehabilitating drug addicts and potentially other nonviolent offenders.
My American Creed
In this piece, I break apart the American Creed and go into the ideas which make it up including how we got here, how we express our American Creed, and our freedom.