In Joseph Stiglitz's article, "On the Wrong Side of Globalization," from The New York Times, [ http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/03/15/on-the-wrong-side-of-glo... ], the author characterizes the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade...
I’m beginning to write a book on what most Christians learn about gays and how they must perceive them. I am writing this to make other Christians understand that sometimes the things we think are wrong, and we must learn to love and not hate. It...
Poem: The Spirit Of America Poem.
Argument: Would America be able to repay China their debts they owe?
I am the beautiful country.
The country of dreams, where dreams come true?
I have a history behind me.
And it’s part of you.
I am the United...
What is the Meaning of Perfect?
Characters-Spirit, Body, Mind
Spirit- Did you know I am perfect? The true meaning of perfection.
Body- What do you mean by “perrrrrrrrrrrfect”? Obviously I’m perfect. I AM, I AM!
Mind- Aw geez, you two fighting about...
SHUT THE DOOR DONT LET ANYONE IN
GRAB THE TOOLS SHUT HIM UP
GET SOME TOWELS HE THROWING UP
GRAB HIS TAIL TAKE THE BUTCHER KNIFE
AND BLOW HIM UP. ALL DIFFERENT NOSE
THE ALL LOOK LIKE CLOWN ROCHES
GOOD THING NEW HELL IN TOWN
THEY SHOULD ALL...
Sometimes i think to myself ‘’why do my weeks go so bad ?’’ I don’t know if i'm cursed or is just part of life. These past days they have been the worst days of my life, first of all Oreo my puppy was sick he was vomiting and didn't want to eat at...
In Samuel C. Patterson’s essay, “God Does Not View Your Labors as ‘Filthy Rags’” from http://michaeljkruger.com/does-god-really-consider-all-our-good-works-to...
the author summarizes that not only Jesus can be considered “Righteous,” but people...
The first sections of What My Best Friend Did by Lucy Dawson might leave a reader feeling confused/overwhelmed because An example of this is on page 6. "Is she breathing? they will all find out and tell bill everything, he won't even love me...
The second chapters of The Other Women by Lucy Dawson might leave a reader feeling shocked because The main character in the novel realizes that her husband who she trusted and loved was cheating on her the whole time. An example of this is on page...
Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of human hosts while leaving their bodies intact. Wanderer, the invading "soul" who has been given Melanie's body, didn't expect to find its...
Bella moved in with her dad and applied to a new school. She attends to her first day in school but this boy named Edward seems to catch her attention. He notices her too but tries to keep away. Whenever Bella was in trouble Edward would pop out of...
When it comes to the difficulty of finding a cure for AIDS, I’ve often heard the familiar reasoning of “it mutates fast” or “it hides in the body.” Unfortunately, I’ve been ignorant as to the science behind the HIV virus and how it...
I thought this video was related to my topic on religion but it actually spoke more about death and how other cultures deal with death. It is very different from how we deal with death. We see it as something sad to always cry about but others see...
The article “Celebrities Addictions with Drugs and Alcohol”, from Drugtestsinbulk, (2014). Celebrity Addictions with Drugs and Alcohol. [online] Available at: http://drugtestsinbulk.com/blog/celebrity-addictions-with-drugsalcohol/ [Accessed 21 Jul....
Something that I have been interested in learning more about has been “Would people have good jobs and become hard worker.” I know that many people feel that “If you have a good education in school that good education will take you somewhere.”...
Hace mucho, un hombre llamado Juan vivía con su mujer Maria en una casa muy pobre , ellos no tenían muchas cosas pero tenían un gran amor que nadie los podía separar, después de algún tiempo decidieron tener un hijo , pero no se pudo , y luego...
Cuentan que una vez se reunieron en un lugar de la tierra todos los sentimientos y cualidades de los hombres.
Cuando el Aburrimiento había bostezado por tercera vez, la Locura, como siempre tan ocurrente, les propuso: "¿ Vamos a...
Mi nombre es Daniela Cruz, soy de Honduras pero vivo en Austin Tx. Soy una estudiante de Eastside Memorial. En mi clase de English yo y mis otros companeros estamos haciendo un projecto de los inmigrantes y estamos invistigando la vida de los...
Mi nombre es José Daniel Martínez soy de El Salvador , san Salvador y tengo 17 años de edad vivo en Estados Unidos en el estado de Austin Texas estudió en la escuala eastside memorial y estoy en el grado 11 . mi clase está...
My nombre es Donato Prado y yo soy un estudiante de la Eastside Memorial High School .
Y my clase esta haciendo un proyecto de Inmigración . Y nosotros estamos recolectando historias y entrevistas de Los siguientes inmigrantes
Por favor les...
Now i'm leaving deceiving look at people the
inking in besting c;heating completing slap
that nigga till he,s bleeding now in running from
the cop i pop a shoot going back to swinging
a mop i all grown up looking down at niggas saying
once upon a time there was a little sad bunny because he never had any friends . He said ‘ wow why can i not have any friends . then a little mouse came to the rabbit said to the rabbit ‘ don’t worry rabbit i could be your friend the rabbit was...
mom says i'm too young to get a car.
but what i'm not too young is to write bars.
people be saying that im not ready for the game .
but that don’t matter i just do it for the fame.
its not fair about the way they treat people , there is so clear so...
Dear Future English Teacher:
I am proud to be showing you some of my work from the 2014 Youth Voices Summer Program. It that shows my ability to “Freewriting Badge.” After you look at my work, I hope you will see why I think it's important to me...
Dear teacher who gives me a research project in the future:
I am proud to show you my work from the 2014 Youth Voices Summer Program. It shows my ability to receive the “Annotating Badge.” After looking at my work, I hope you see my good annotating...
Dear Future History Teacher,
I am delighted to be showing you some of my work from the 2014 Youth Voices Summer program. It is the “Courageous Commentator” that shows my skills. After you look at my profile you see that I have commented on many...
I am excited to be showing you some of my work from the 2014 Youth Voices Summer Program. It shows my ability to make a badge! After you look at my work, I hope you will see why I think it’s important to do a few things- namely-...
Your words hit me harder,
than a slap to the face.
You make my heart race.
But I come back again.
To stay till the end.
I don’t know why?
I lie to myself, in order not to cry.
The things that you do.
Make me ask who to trust, and...
The main character is Gary soto From the book Living Up The Street. This character has a few traits that influence his relationship with others.
One, he loves going on an adventure and the best things is that when he goes on enventhers he doesn't...
Given what people in New York and New Jersey are going through with Hurricane Sandy, I thought Youth Voices readers might like to see some writing by third graders in response to Hurricane Gustav a few years ago.
Hurricane Gustav arrived, Labor Day...
by Hayden0306 on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 14:47
Like a glimmering lake in the sun
it shines so very brightly.
On the outside.
On the inside,
it feels smooth,
But it doesn't shine as brightly,
it may be bright,
on the outside,
but on the inside,
Ocean acidification is a rising problem on Earth. It is a term used to decribe the rising acidity in the oceans. 1/3 of the carbon dioxide we edmit from burning ficil fuels is absorbed by the oceans. This equals to 1 million tones...
You’re not strapped down somewhere.
You’re not being whipped across the back.
You could walk to the corner store freely.
Darling, you’re free.
You’re free to run wild, and listen to the birds sing in the park.
You’re free to shout out Hallelujah,...
Walked into the class like a boss.
Told shawty my pops is Ric Ross.
From day one, she was big homie.
Had stories to tell me about her life.
Trust that one day Q-Stacks gonna make her his wife.
She’s very pretty, and a trustworthy friend.
She’s the #...
The instructor said
Go home and write
a page tonight
And Let that page come out of you--
then, it will be true
I wonder is it that simple?
Ms. Rothbard we finna be SENIORS next year
Class of 2015
Freshman year from nothing to Senior year to being...
In the hood people catching body after body,
You can probably find one of your family dead in the lobby,
Now in days everybody have to have guns,
Let off one or two shots then everybody run,
I'm telling you in the hood it aint no...