Essays Tagged: "Outlaw"

Martin Luther King Jr.

.In May 1521 , the emperor signed the Edict ofthe Worms , a document which declared Luther to be an outlawwhom anyone could kill without protest . Frederick the Wiseprotected Luther. Luther continued ...

(1 pages) 92 0 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Biology of Identity

r and sexual orientation are all determined genetically. Kate Bornstein the author of Gender Outlaw, states that sex, gender and sexual orientation are all interchangeable like the shuffle of c ...

(6 pages) 207 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

An Easier Way Out, assisted suicide

' should be permitted to assist in the premature deaths of the terminally ill. Although many states outlaw assisted suicides, nevertheless, they should by made legal for terminally ill patients. These ...

(2 pages) 102 0 4.1 Sep/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Republican Party

very and declares that slavery should not be instituted into new territories, but it never tries to outlaw it from Southern states.'That the normal conditions of all the territory of the United States ...

(2 pages) 71 0 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Do Violent Video Games corrup the Youth? Answerd with both sides view.

d. The party that oposes this view says "It is proven that smoking affects your lungs, shouldn't we outlaw it also then. Very good response to the question at hand, but some say that smoking is a pers ... susceptible to influential things, but does it make them bad. That is your decision but I feel that outlawing Violent games takes away our rights as American citizens and shouldn't happen. How would y ...

(2 pages) 162 2 3.1 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Legal Abortion=Freedom of Choice Whenever a society attempts to outlaw abortions, it ignores the same urgent reasons for safe, legal abortions that have always existed.

on, but women have been making that decision for thousands of years. Whenever a society attempts to outlaw abortions, it ignores the same urgent reasons for safe, legal abortions that have always exis ... ove and families who will care for them. Family planning is the answer and all options must be open.Outlawing abortions is discriminatory. Anti-abortion laws discriminate against low-income women, who ...

(3 pages) 120 0 3.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Peter Jackson's "Heavenly Creatures" compared to a tipical outlaw couple - in particular, Malick's "Badlands"

avenly Creatures I could not help but begin comparing the film's two main characters to the typical outlaw couple, in particular, the couple we see in Terence Malick's Badlands. The more I thought abo ... ed to jail, also, her name was not Holly].I see Pauline and Juliet in Heavenly Creatures as much an outlaw couple as Badland's Holly and Kit. Therefore, what I shall be trying to prove in this essay i ...

(16 pages) 48 0 3.0 Mar/2003

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

Ned Kelly and his life.

orning, more than 100 years ago a bushranger called Ned Kelly fought his final battle.He was an outlaw who rode a horse, put on a suit of armour and fought police. Today, Ned Kelly is an Australia ...

(4 pages) 50 0 2.7 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Ned Kelly: Hero or Villain?

stralian police officers. When he was blamed for shooting a police officer he went on the run as an outlaw. The police bullied and picked on his friends and family, imprisoning his mother and some of ... me of his friends. Ned Kelly, his two brothers and his best friend formed the Kelly Gang and became outlaws and travelled the area in and around Glen Rowan and Mansfield in Victoria where they lived. ...

(2 pages) 36 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

Internet Debacle.

Until fairly recently, the music industry has regarded file-sharing as a threat, and has sought to outlaw websites such as Kazaa, which allow users to swap music files online. Internet downloads are ...

(3 pages) 72 1 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

What happened to blacks during the Civil Rights Movement?

In May 1956 Alabama politicians stood on the beach of history and tried to hold back the tide. They outlawed the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), in a desperate atte ... rend Fred L. Shuttlesworth, one of King's cofounders of the SCLC, led this organization."They could outlaw an organization, but they couldn't outlaw the movement of a people determined to be free," sa ...

(6 pages) 121 0 4.2 Aug/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

This essay is about the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty.

devised by man. Thus, from the very end of World War II, men and governments began to seek a way to outlaw or control this newly developed power. Contributing greatly to the urgency of these efforts w ...

(9 pages) 39 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Should abortion be illegal or legal?

making that choice for thousands of years, for many good reasons. Whenever a society has sought to outlaw abortions, it has only driven them into back alleys where they became dangerous, expensive, a ... ptions possible. Otherwise an accident or a rape can end a woman's economic and personal freedom.5. Outlawing abortion is discriminatory.Anti-abortion laws discriminate against low-income women, who a ...

(3 pages) 172 2 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

George Ripley.

convinced that drunkenness was the main cause of poverty and other problems persuaded 13 states to outlaw the sale of alcohol. Other important targets of reformers were women's rights, improvements i ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Arranged Marriages - Pros and Cons.

riends of either the woman or the man of the marriage. This would occur since some states in the US outlaw marriages between White and Japanese people. Arranged marriages doesn't only occur that way, ... some Japanese immigrants in America had during the early 1900's, and they would have to handle the outlawing of Japanese marriages with whites, restrictions on Asian immigration, The harsh truths of ...

(2 pages) 105 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Robin Hood: More Than an Outlaw

Robin Hood: More than an OutlawRobin Hood steals, lies, cheats, kills, and is a hero. Even though he committed many immoral a ... or over 600 years" (White 1). "We do know that the earliest ballads celebrate a tradition of forest outlaws who opposed the mercantilism which were enclosing the land and destroying the natural econom ... ood, Robert Earl of Huntington, Robert Hude, and other variations (Shannon 1). "The Robin Hood type outlaw in an unjust society embodies championship of the poor and expropriation of the rich, humblin ...

(5 pages) 100 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

The Guest Host Relationship in The Odyssey

a time in which "One [was] required to be welcoming to strangers or else be thought of as a godless outlaw" (The Odyssey: A Commentary, page 1).The guidelines in Ancient Greece were very important. Th ...

(3 pages) 46 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Documentary proposal for 'Ned Kelly: Sinner or Saint?"

The latter of Australians know of Ned Kelly. Ned Kelly the outlaw who wore an extraordinary suit of armour, led a fierce gang of bushrangers, and challenged th ...

(2 pages) 40 1 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Documentary proposal for 'Ned Kelly: Sinner or Saint?"

The latter of Australians know of Ned Kelly. Ned Kelly the outlaw who wore an extraordinary suit of armour, led a fierce gang of bushrangers, and challenged th ... will transform into a 'Wanted' poster. This will indicate the beggining of his life of crime as an outlaw. The poster will be ripped off the wall by the hands of Ned Kelly. As the camera moves up fro ...

(5 pages) 64 2 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Issues of discriminations against gay and lesbian couples (specifically in australia)

services and exclusion from aspects of public life.There is urgent need for commonwealth action to outlaw discriminatory acts, practices and treatment to which gay men and lesbians are subjected. Ext ...

(26 pages) 190 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights