Essays Tagged: "Pledge"

Legalizing marijuana

economic problems created by the depression of the 1930's. When Rooseveltwas nominated, he said, 'I pledge you, I pledge myself, to a new deal for theAmerican people.' The New Deal included federal ac ...

(3 pages) 93 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

This is an essy on the English Civil War. IT is good if you have to pick a side to be on. With bibliography.

Although I would prefer to pledge my allegiance to the King, I cannot. There are many reasons why I would side with Parliament ...

(3 pages) 99 0 3.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Defeat of the Spanish Armada

much of the world. Spanish power has at it's height at this time. Also at this time King Phillip II pledge to conquer the heretics in England and convert them to the Church of Rome. He also had other ...

(2 pages) 51 0 4.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

To what extent does Franklin D Roosevelt deserve to be considered a 'great' president?

e to the criticism Roosevelt could be seen to having rose to the dilemma, fulfilling his promise 'I pledge to you, I pledge to myself, to a new deal for the American people'When Roosevelt was running ...

(9 pages) 154 2 4.5 May/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Do you think Frederick Douglass's My Bondage and My Freedom is authentic? If so, how do you explain the inconsistancies between his three autobiographies?

ood up against those keeping him down, such as Mr. Covey. "I now forgot my roots, and remembered my pledge to stand up in my own defense." (Douglass, pg. 242) escaped slavery, and started his own news ...

(5 pages) 93 0 3.0 Jul/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Heart Of The American Dream

ver in the past years. In 1776 a group of revolutionists, oppressed by the British, got together to pledge their defiance and their independence from England. Almost immediately they were met with opp ...

(4 pages) 75 0 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Eleanor Roosevelt's Precedent for Future First Ladies.

ica on March 4, 1933, the country's economy was in shambles. It was FDR's job to fix that. While he pledged to help the country get back on its feet economically, another person made an inner-pledge t ...

(4 pages) 71 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Influence that Christianity had on Public Morality and education in Australia throughout the years of 1788-1901.

tion and, more often, complete abstinence in the use of intoxicating liquor. Although an abstinence pledge had been introduced by churches as early as 1800, the earliest temperance organizations seem ...

(10 pages) 77 0 3.4 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Should parole release be abolished? Why or why not?

ets start by learning what parole is and how it came about. What is Parole?Parole, in criminal law, pledge of good conduct given by a person convicted of crime as a condition of release from imprisonm ... ight on the expiration of the full term, but is conditional on the due performance of the parolee's pledge. During the same parole period the parolee is required to report from time to time to prison ...

(10 pages) 247 1 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Dying To Be Greek, a 4 page argumentative essay discussing why fraternities and Greek life should be banned from college campuses.

newspaper Daily Kent Stater, Susan Goetschius, the spokeswoman for Alfred University in New York, a pledge of the Klan Alpine was "put in a trunk of a car with a six pack and a bottle of liquor and [w ... ises - and deprived of sleep. When the two-day ritual was over last month, a 21-year old fraternity pledge was hospitalized with acute kidney failure and seven other pledges were exhausted and extreme ...

(4 pages) 72 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

This 780 word essay is called "Five Rights". It describes five rights we have as American citizens.

ted. The aforementioned rights help ensure that all men are able to express themselves freely. They pledge that all men are in fact, created equal, because we are all given the same rights, no more, n ...

(3 pages) 65 2 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

What if President Abraham Lincoln had lived?

ral amnesty that would be granted to all who would take an oath of loyalty to the United States and pledge to obey all federal laws pertaining to slavery. It was easier for the South to comply without ...

(2 pages) 56 3 4.1 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Anaylsis of Remember the Titans

When the subjects of segregation and racisim come up I think of the Pledge and what we say we do but don't actually do. It isn't enough to say that all men are created ... person or set higher standards to prevent those people who are different from excelling in life?The Pledge says " nation under God, indivisible with liberty and justic for all." How can we be on ...

(2 pages) 69 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

My Pledge To America essay

My Pledge To America" America, home of the brave and the land of the free." This sentence summariz ... ld is a better place.Although I am not old and mature enough to physically fight for America, my pledge to America is still strong. Patriotism is not only defined by what we do, but also what we t ...

(2 pages) 19 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

How far was Hitler responsible for the triumph of the Nazis in coming to power in March 1933?

ays for the collapse of the Weimar Republic, made a final gesture of defiance:"We German Socialists pledge ourselves solemnly in this historic hour to the principles of humanity and justice, of freedo ...

(11 pages) 54 2 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


oughout the world. We repudiate past persecutions of Jews by those identified as Christians, and we pledge ourselves to resist every form of anti-Semitism. As the supreme way of demonstrating love, we ...

(3 pages) 48 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Book Report: F.L. Ganshof's "Feudalism" This is a 5 page paper in which recieved a B+ in my Western Civ Honors class

an with power took delivery of the title lord, and was vowed to by any men below him. The so-called pledges are noted as charters; therefore each man maintains knowledge of his definite obligations. T ... e of his definite obligations. These obligations are entailed from the trade, which states that the pledge must serve and respect the lord in any way probable, and the lord must fully support his pled ...

(5 pages) 52 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers


conomic problems created by the depression of the 1930's. When Roosevelt was nominated, he said, "I pledge you, I pledge myself, to a new deal for the American people." The New Deal included federal a ...

(3 pages) 47 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Child Labour: Is Boycotting the Answer?

hat it "...has zero tolerance for child labour." Their website goes on to say that "Nike backs that pledge with enforcement...that includes independent monitoring, the factory presence of Nike employe ...

(2 pages) 73 2 2.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Brief Background and Leadership Qualities of George W. Bush

prestigious and are well recognized. When George was in college he was part of a fraternity. In his pledge members were asked to name the fifty some members. The first few had named no more then ten, ... leadership qualities; he was determined to be knowledgeable and show that he was interested in the pledges. President Bush was also attended flight school and became a pilot in the Texas Air National ...

(5 pages) 61 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays