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By: Sarah Schölzhorn 

Propaganda consists in Informations, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promot a political cause or point of view.  It intends the audience to think and behave in a certain manner. 305 more words


Give Me Liberty or Give Me a Smoke!

When the words of the day are “Kill or be killed”, I can only say I’m so glad that, once again, I have stopped smoking. If there is one thing republicans want more than anything for me, it’s that I have a cig in my grimy little paw. 75 more words

Creative Works

"Fear, hatred, adulation, and orgiastic triumph."

“Even the humblest Party member is expected to be competent, industrious, and even intelligent within narrow limits, but it is also necessary that he should be a credulous and ignorant fanatic whose prevailing moods are fear, hatred, adulation, and orgiastic triumph.”

— from George Orwell’s “1984”

Honors 11: DL #3 for I.vii-viii

Below are the Google doc forms and subsequent quizzes for each class’s discussion leaders.

3rd Hour: Google Doc  + quiz

5th Hour: Google Doc + … 28 more words

Honors 11

Did the Paris terrorist attack prove all current surveillance efforts to be obsolete?

A couple of weeks ago, there was a massive and devastating terrorist attack in Paris. The attack was so well coordinated and refined in character, that it must have take dozens of people, months to plan. 317 more words