Essays Tagged: "Riot"

Henry IV: Appearance vs. Reality

He, also, admits that his own son, Prince Hal, is not honourable enough to occupy the throne, Asee riot and dishonour stain the brow of my young Harry' (I.1.17).Shakespeare continues the topos of hon ...

(5 pages) 45 0 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Comparing Hal and Henry's Models of Statescraft

on, Hotspur, was 'A son who is the theme of honour's tounge...' while Prince Hal was stained by '...riot and dishonor....' In fact the King goes so far as to wish that Hotspur was his his son and not ...

(4 pages) 39 0 4.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Grapes Of Wrath, The people and the Depression

he cities in which these developments were put didn't want them there anyway, they tried to start a riot and have the police Arrest them. Although in the movie the plan was foiled, it could have worke ...

(3 pages) 104 0 3.8 Mar/1997

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

1990, a year where real music had its real downfall with violence and corruption. Includes part of lyrics from one of Tupac's songs

Cube(O'shea Jackson)sang at a concert where he had to take violence towards a koreanThis started a riot after his concert,that resulted in a dozen ofburned korean shops. This was a big misunderstandi ...

(5 pages) 84 1 3.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

In what ways does John of Gaunt's speech from Act 2 scene 1 develop your understanding of both his character and his place in the play's consideration of "England and "Englishness"?

m brings a firmness and urgency to Gaunt's exhortations. When he utters, "His rash, fierce blaze of riot cannot last; For violent fires soon burn out themselves", he warns Richard that the "fierce bla ... annot last; For violent fires soon burn out themselves", he warns Richard that the "fierce blaze of riot" that he has put through the kingdom will inevitably consume him as well. Shakespeare attacks t ...

(4 pages) 31 0 4.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Free Speech

fs.I look at some things from a different point of view you'll see what I mean. Say your watching a riot going on in front of one of the capital buildings and you see them burning an American flag. Th ...

(1 pages) 136 1 3.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

American Unrest In the Civil War

ttempted, foreign-born laborers attacked the draft HQ and the surrounding area. During the four-day riot they fought off the police and local militia. The rioters caused over 1 million dollars in dama ...

(5 pages) 144 0 3.8 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

The Name Of The Father.

mself a target to the British soldiers by pretending to play his guitar with a stick, and started a riot. We saw him standing in the crowd, hurling stones at the British soldiers yelling, "English Bas ...

(3 pages) 35 0 0.0 Apr/2003

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

Police Racism: Fact or inner city demagoguery.

hose who are affected the most, the black citizens of crime ridden inner cities?In April of 2001, a riot broke out in the black neighborhood of Over-the-Rhine in Cincinnati, Ohio. The spark was the sh ... a weapon was being drawn, drew and fired. The young man was killed and the officer was charged. The riot lasted three days, ending with numerous injuries and untold damage to business and property.Dur ...

(5 pages) 143 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Composition I essay on Police Stereotypes.

ous and professional officer. The prevailing attitude that the cops were wrong when responding to a riot does not acknowledge our duty to protect life and property. The public has a common mispercepti ...

(4 pages) 150 2 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Meeting the Threat"You are the Director of security at a University and you are concerned with rioting at sports events. Come up with solutions.

As Director of Sporting Events for Florida University I watched news footage of the rioting that happened after the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game. That night I began to review ... f sporting event violence.We see it constantly in the news. "Dallas Cowboys win the Superbowl, fans riot in the streets in celebration." I have watched on many occasions where communities or school cr ... fore and after games can prevent fans from building up and getting out of control.In the event of a riot we can have 1000 trained security members ready to respond to counter this threat. I am request ...

(3 pages) 33 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Assess the impact of the Gracchi on the Roman Republic.

um into roman politic, sanctioned the use political murder and violence and initiated civil war and riot. Paterculus says, when speaking of Gaius (but also for Tiberius):"He left nothing undisturbed, ... mum. This made it available for future use.The death of the Gracchi instigated the use of political riot, violence and murder."...almost for the first time since Rome became a Republic blood had been ...

(6 pages) 93 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Rodney King and the Los Angeles Riots

David LopezMs. LeeU.S History14 May 2004Rodney King and the Los Angeles RiotsThe worst riot in United States History was the Los Angles riot that was sparked by the acquitt ... but were acquitted by a white jury. Thousands of people responded to the verdict with many days of rioting in South Central Los Angeles. There was an estimated seven hundred million dollars in damage ... snipers to take out police. The Military and National Guard were called in to help police with the riots. Even though gang members were the ones that were committing the more violent crimes, other pe ...

(11 pages) 96 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Think about the influence of laws on our lives, then write a one-page story about a day in a school without rules.

ions, to the "rejects" who are forced into cyberspace to conduct their social lives.Technology runs riot in Anarchy College. There are no terms or conditions concerned with using the school's super-fa ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Anwar Sadat

like Sadat's. The British hanged Zahran in a famous event of colonial rule, for participating in a riot, which had resulted in the death of a British Officer. Sadat admired the courage Zahran showed ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

French Revolution (1792-94) foreshadowed the emergence of the socialist movement

In France, the revolutions started with a riot by the Parisians, which, after Louis Philippe's fleeing to Britain, ledto the formation of the ... Throughout all of this, it is important to note that it was only the Parisians (the first people to riot)that were active in the revolution. They (the upper middle class men) were the ones that partic ...

(3 pages) 44 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Prisoners of War - Chapter 37

I was found, along with most of the leaders of the gangs and a lot of prisoners responsible for the riot. Everyone else were confined to their cells as the entire prison was locked down while the cops ...

(17 pages) 37 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

1820-1848 Revolutions compared to Woodstock 99

s is a group of people that have hate toward an authoritarian group and its policies. The Woodstock riots are a good example of a group of people opposing the authorities' policies. Because of the Woo ... a good example of a group of people opposing the authorities' policies. Because of the Woodstock's riots involve an extreme amount of hatred, it relates well to many revolutions in the past, however ...

(3 pages) 34 1 4.3 Sep/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Harmony in the United states: a term paper about what how the USA should get rid of social classes and racial issues in the future.

was the poor Americans and immigrants that were the people fighting the war. As a result, a massive riot occurred in downtown New York City. Hundreds of poor people and immigrants took to the streets ... more, Tom. Elites and Society. London and New York: Routledge. 1996Becker, Kim. New York City Draft Riots, July 1863., Edward H. Race and Class in Amer ...

(8 pages) 66 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Seriously Angry Fan

nt into the stands and punched a fan who had thrown a cup at the player. What proceeded was a small riot between fans and players. After security and NBA officials retained the situation, not much dam ... ject, and many fans were outraged by what they had seen. Many Americans do not know what a real fan riot is, and many will never see how a simple game can turn into a full scale war between fans, poli ...

(6 pages) 35 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health