Acts of Kindness in Cannery Row

When hitch-hiking, never forget the generous person who allowed passageway by the use of their vehicle. Other acts of kindness are shown throughout Cannery Row, but many of them sadly end in complete and utter disaster. Nonetheless, generosity can be found embedded into many of the characters introduced in this novel. Because this great work … Read more

The Positive Impacts of the Acts of Kindness

The Power of Kindness Humans are constantly interacting with one another, whether it’s via technology or face to face. These interactions range from conversing at the dinner table to ordering coffee to eye contact made in an elevator. Too often, these interactions aren’t used as opportunities to be kind. Negativity is all around us and … Read more

A Small Act of Kindness Makes the World a Better Place

Ryan Halligan, Jessica Logan and Amanda Todd. These are just a few names out of countless victims whose lives were taken prematurely because of mean “jokes” and bullying. So let me ask you this, what gives us the right to take a life away or insult others, even if it wasn’t intentional, just because you … Read more

Pride and Prejudice

The first sentence of the novel, Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austin, foreshadows the end of the book. She writes, “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a good wife”. At first, readers would understand this in one way. However, in … Read more

Friedrich Nietzsche, a unique philosopher

Friedrich Nietzsche, a unique philosopher had some very interesting ideas about peoples human values and personality types. In this essay I will explain what I like and dislike about his “Master Morality” & his antithesis to this, “Slave Morality”. According to Nietzche, all morality is a manifestation of the will to power. The other is … Read more

Cheorkee Indians

This bill is brought by the Cherokee nation, praying an injunction to restrain the state of Georgia from the execution of certain laws of that state, which, as is alleged, go directly to annihilate the Cherokee as a political society, and to seize for the use of Georgia, the lands of the nation which have … Read more