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An anthology of the best essays about modern social and political matters. I will include essays from both sides of the issue, as long as they are of high enough quality. If you have read an essay that fits in this community, email me with it.
8 Stop Politicizing the Olympic Games by torch621 With the advent of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, numerous groups have tried to turn the games into a stage for politcal protest. It's time to end this.
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 668, favs: 1, 8/9/2008
6Orality vs Literacy: a battle of word art » by Literate Barbarian Essays on topics of oral and written artistic expression: 1. Comparison of skills used in oral and written storytelling. 2.Tips for oral performance 3.Tall tales
Fiction: Essay, K, English, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 1, updated: 8/26/2008 published: 7/12/2008
29Collected Social and Political Essays » by RuathaWehrling Newest essay: "A New Voting System"
Fiction: Essay, K, English, chapters: 11, words: 14k+, favs: 3, updated: 6/21/2012 published: 2/25/2008
7Should Teachers Have Concealed Weapons in Schools? by Crystal Stone yes, I think we can allow them that freedom.
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 476, 11/16/2007
5War Starts on the Playground by b-U-b-TRUE I realize that it is most likely that no one will read this, as I don't know many people who read essays in their spare time! This is a moral essay, using no external resources, only internal ones. I think that it's worth a read!
Fiction: Essay, K+, English, Drama, words: 662, favs: 3, 11/18/2007
11A Free Country? by Crystal Stone are we truly free or is political correctness taking over?
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 976, favs: 3, 10/23/2007
18 Say Good Bye to Disney Channel? by Crystal Stone why Disney Channel should be abolished.
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 1k+, favs: 4, 10/23/2007
4 Black businesses hurting the community by The Message an essay pondering this question.
Fiction: Essay, K+, English, words: 873, 7/8/2007
1 Proud Really? by Kazuki Mishima This is a reflection on failed nationalism.
Fiction: Essay, T, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 258, 6/30/2007
4 Jesus: metaphorical or literal? by the coffee fiend An essay on how the Christ narrative fits into the worldwide Monomyth. Is it possible to take Jesus as a literal historical figure, or is the story entirely metaphorical?
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 2k+, favs: 2, 6/22/2007
4 Marijuana: Facts, Myths, and Misconceptions by The Dude Abides Here's the gist of it: Weed, Pot, Dank, Ganja, Wacky Tobacky, whatEVER it is you call the drug, the truth about it must come out. Now, this isn't just some kind of rant it's an educated look at marijuana and why it should be legal.
Fiction: Essay, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 2, 6/5/2007
292Gay Is Okay! by Namir Swiftpaw An essay I wrote about why I believe homosexuals should be allowed to get married. DO NOT FLAME ME FOR MY OPINIONS. If you disagree, feel free to do so in a civil manner.
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 889, favs: 75, follows: 5, 3/14/2003
6 Don't Fear the Reefer by Saint Serepta My thoughts on the debate surrounding the legalization of marijuana.
Fiction: Essay, K+, English, words: 687, favs: 2, 3/25/2007
9 Why You Should Learn A Second Language by Alio Laski Die Grenzen meiner Sprache bedeuten die Grenzen meiner Welt. The limit of my language is the limit of my world.
Fiction: Essay, K, English, words: 635, favs: 1, 3/14/2007
4The Rich: Are They Superior to the Poor? by Biocube In the 2004 edition of "Intelligence", psychologists Satoshi Kanazawa and Jody Kovar published their paper "Why Beautiful People are more Intelligent". The purpose of this paper is to show errors in their logic and the biases in the studies and statisitc
Fiction: Essay, T, English, words: 4k+, 3/5/2006
8Intelligent Design and Creationism by Biocube My perspective on this controversy, and my unique compromise solution for it. Also, my logical and scientific problems with the theory of evolution. Some parts contain technical language.
Fiction: Essay, T, English, words: 2k+, 3/7/2006
8The Yak Effect by No Trust A soviet warplane spinning its propellers over Russia in the 1940's can cause an American and an Australian to write a couple of essays for in 2006.
Fiction: Essay, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 7/10/2006