Essays Tagged: "pockets"

How the military as an institution promoted prejudices against the black man

tters "U.S.", let him get an eagle upon his button, and a musket on his shoulder and bullets in his pockets, and there is no power in earth which can deny that he has earned the right to citizenship i ...

(4 pages) 115 0 4.8 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

A Dream Come True

ed.The dog remained calm. Now it was standing on my waist. It lowered its cute head, and sniffed my pockets. I was surprised. Why didn't it bite? Then the dog was walking towards my chest. This time I ... see my ticket. I felt my back pocket for my wallet. It wasn't there. In fact it wasn't in any of my pockets. What happened to my wallet, I wondered. I told the Inspector that I have lost my wallet. He ...

(4 pages) 52 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Why a County should not ban the Sale of alcohol

ety of those who consume alcohol.First, we must consider the annual amount of money that leaves the pockets of Craighead County citizens and goes into the neighboring counties. As most know you are un ...

(4 pages) 67 0 4.7 Mar/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

"College and university education should be free for all students, fully financed by the government."

ts misperceive the price of education, considering it to be free, even though it comes out of their pockets in taxes.And why should low-income taxpayers finance the education of wealthier students? Pr ...

(3 pages) 226 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Deals with the clash between the French and British (English) in the 1750s over the land in the Ohio Valley.

and garner the benefits of the land. They also became stable traders with Indians and stuffed their pockets with the trading deals made with the natives. In doing this, they became very wealthy and th ...

(3 pages) 60 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Essay about Magwitch from Charles Dickens' "Great Expectations."

gwitch is presented as a ravenous convict. Cut and bruised from his recent escape, he empties Pip's pockets and threatens great harm. Forcing Pip to steal food and tools for him, Magwitch also places ...

(2 pages) 77 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Outsiders" and how Alienation from one's family and society can result in the downfall of an individual. in 637 Words

knowing what to do, he picked a lock off a candy stand, then took the candy and stuffed it into his pockets. As you can tell, Johnny never stole anything before because he used to be the "smart boy, g ...

(3 pages) 42 1 2.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Alcohol In Japanese Society.

rts04/26/2002Alcohol in Japanese SocietyThe teenage boy walks down the street with a few yen in his pockets towards a large,softly glowing vending machine outside of a local grocery store. He's thirst ... glowing vending machine outside of a local grocery store. He's thirsty and pulls the coinsfrom his pockets and slides them within a machine. He leans down pressing a button, selectinghis beverage, an ...

(3 pages) 59 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Who Does the IMF Truely Benefit?

es tend to go against all proven economic history and in the end, somehow seem to always deepen the pockets of "fat cats" such as the United States, who, coincidently, has a large say of what goes on ...

(3 pages) 122 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

"The Lottery" by Shirley Jackson is a tale of disturbing evilness.

ing in the Village Square, but they are acting quite strange. "Bobby Martin had already stuffed his pockets full of stones, and the other boys soon followed his example. He eventually made a great pil ...

(2 pages) 144 4 4.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This is a paper I wrote describing my observations during a trip to the Wayne County court house.

was immediately met by metal detectors and 5-7 security guards. The guards asked me to empty out my pockets, open my jacket and then pass through the metal detectors. As I walked around the court buil ...

(7 pages) 139 1 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Physics of Pool.

he table in hopes of propelling one or more balls (preferably not the cue ball) into one of the six pockets. Based on the type, angle, and momentum of the collision, the ball will respond accordingly. ...

(1 pages) 39 0 4.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

"The hours" by Michael Cunningham.

a Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway.The film opens with Virginia Woolf's 1941 suicide. She places stones in her pockets and wades calmly into the river, letting the rushing water engulf her fragile body and batte ...

(4 pages) 98 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Rabobank Nederland.

control.2.No results control.3.People control*Advantages of its control system.1.Less direct out-of-pockets2.Other costs of control are saved such as*Behavioral displacements*Gamesmanship*Operating de ...

(3 pages) 53 1 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

My Views on Animal Experimantation.

ticcompanies murder millions of animals every year just to puta few more dollars into their pockets. The companies whoperform these tests claim that they establish the safety ofboth th ...

(3 pages) 101 1 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Animal Testing

This essay describes what amniocentesis and genetic conseling is.

child for analysis, is important in determining the size and position of the baby, and for locating pockets of amniotic fluid surrounding the baby. It is also used to monitor the baby's development. O ...

(1 pages) 42 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

What Patriotism Means to Me.

beliefs" I mean, for instance, that if someone started walking around town with ice cream in their pockets and you didn't like it, then you'd let everybody know that they should consider it to be out ... consider it to be outlawed. I doubt that anyone is going to run around with ice cream in their back pockets, but if you don't agree with an issue in the U.S., you would stand up and let people know ho ...

(1 pages) 35 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Toys of all ages- essays talks about toys young boys and girls would use or collect

les of all ages. Young boys who had two or more matchbox cars would normally keep the cars in their pockets or keep the cars in a matchbox cars only case. Having a matchbox cars only case is good for ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

se these potheads, build these prisons, and pay for the staff to baby-sit them is coming out of our pockets - the working taxpayers.C.An enormous amount of money is being spent each year on incarcerat ...

(2 pages) 217 5 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs


ow the U.S. feels in some way about harming the ozone. As long as it does not have an effect on the pockets of big business it's alright to implement guidelines to help the ozone, but once it does we ...

(1 pages) 40 1 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science