Douglass continued to learn to read and write from children and his neighbors, he later taught slaves how to read and write. Education is very important, many black were not allowed to learn to read and write since they could figure out a way to outsmart their owners. Education was a powerful tool, and Frederick Douglass owned it. Douglass has left his mark on American literature with his
They both made an impact of the world and were great leaders. The both were deep into politics and military. When gaining power, they had made many enemies along the way. Caesar fought to have peace at Rome while Lincoln fought to have all the southern states to be free from slavery. They both won the wars they declared, and both lasted five years.
During the revolution, Guevara served as his second lieutenant, coordinating the tactics of the revolutionaries. His Guerrilla warfare tactics would prove to be very successful, as it enabled a much smaller force (Numbered In the hundreds) to defeat Batista’s army. As a result of the key role that Guevara played during the revolution, Castro appointed Guevara as his Minister of Industry, where he implemented many reforms that greatly improved Cuba’s Schooling system. At the time of Castro’s rise to power, the literacy rate in Cuba’s was between 60-70%, which was greatly attributed to the general lack of resources in remote areas. The campaign focused on teaching the lower-class citizens how to read and write by constructing new schools and training teachers.
Pathos is a means to convince an audience emotionally. When he claimed “while the wall is the most obvious and vivid demonstration of the failures of the Communist system… it is… an offense not only against history but an offense against humanity, separating families, dividing husbands and wives and brothers and sisters, and dividing a people who wish to be joined together” (Kennedy, “Ich bin ein Berliner”), he compellingly convinced the citizens of the West Berliner of how corruption and cruelty communism conquered East Germany by mentioning the separation of families and loved ones. President Kennedy have successfully invoked the sympathy from the West Berliner and made them feel what he wants them to feel as a consequence of communist corruption. This emotional appeal not only inspired the suffering and angered citizens to grow stronger against the European communist countries, but also enhanced the speech to be considered as one of the most compelling speeches of all
My hero is my mother. She has been there for me all my like and she cares about me and my sister more than anything. My mother will get anything I need even if she doesn't have much money, she always finds a way to get what I need and I appreciate that.
A period of purity and trust soon changed into a period of hate and savagery. People in the America challenged to claim justice and put an end to the discriminatory of black citizens led by Martin Luther King Jr., Protests of the Vietnam War increased, and the women want their equality. All the hopes of becoming the new America no longer exist when John F. Kennedy, the 35th President was gunned down in Dallas, Texas. On the other hand, the 1960’s were an extraordinary decade due to numerous of popular culture; The “Hippies” were born and so does the Maxies dresses, two of the leading names in the music industry, The Rolling Stones and The Beatles, won the audience 's heart by only on the early years of 1960, Audrey Hepburn, a remarkable actress who starred in most of Hollywood’s
Described by the New York Times as "the most influential artist in the second half of the twentieth century. " Music critic Roger Stevens that describe the famous album Exodus as "the album of the century." Said by the head of Amnesty International's Jack Healy: "wherever you go, Bob Marley found a symbol of freedom." As its producer Chris Blackwell said: "I was Bob Marley, at one time, was responsible for feeding nearly 4,000 poor in Jamaica. Many critics saw as just someone who has long hair and smoking hashish, but that's not what he saw critics younger who described Marley of commander
Willy is too entitled to his job even though he doesn’t get paid, to accept a job from someone else that is offering him good weekly pay. In The Raisin in the Sun Walter ends up getting the money from his mom and wants to invest it into a bar with two other people, but that doesn’t work out so well for him. In the text Bobo is talking to Walter about something bad that had happened, in the text Bobo says “That’s what I’m trying to tell you… I don’t know… I waited six hours… I waited in that train station six hours…
A huge line of black people would line up in protest. The deputes came too, keeping them from getting water or food the entire time. From seven to four thirty, Everyone would line up in 95 degree weather without water or food. After JFK Died, John made a protest where everyone in the protest would buy a share of the dobbs corporation, and when they went to eat there, they were denied service to their own diner. He recruited many staffers, but before they could do anything, three went missing.
Andrew Jackson became the seventh president of the United States in 1829. He ran for president four years prior and lost to John Quincy Adams, however, Jackson came back and ran a second time for president in the next election and redeemed himself by defeating Adams and taking his spot as president. Andrew Jackson came from poverty and worked his way to the top, becoming a young politician by 1812. In 1812 a war broke out between Britain and the United States. Jackson showed great leadership skills during this time and earned widespread fame as a military hero.
The Death of Reconstruction With the Civil War finally over, the United states can now introduce the Southern citizens back into their society. 1876 just so happened to be the 100th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Sixteen African-American politicians were elected into Congress which is a huge step from where they were a less than a year ago. However, Reconstruction was killed by the North because Grant was too wrapped up in his reputation, racism towards blacks, and the Panic of 1873. 1876 was an exciting year for America because the Declaration of Independence’s 100th anniversary was happening.
Roosevelt was a famous man who achieved many things throughout his life. Before becoming president, he was the assistant secretary of the Navy from 1913 to 1920 (Degregorio 486). He was elected governor of New York in 1929 and was elected president in 1932 (Gregory 10). FDR was a well respected president who served for four terms. While in office, he started a program called The New Deal which provided federal relief to help get the country out of the depression (Degregorio 498).
The right to higher education was taken away, public facilities were banned, African Americans were killed and tortured by groups such as the Ku Klux Klan. The Ku Klux Klan were a group that believed in white supremacy, white nationalism, anti-immigration, anti-Catholicism and anti-Semitism. Also, unemployment was rising for black people and they were separated from society. All these inequalities lead to leader such as Malcom X taking a stand against racism and discrimination.