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A Modest Proposal for Cooperation Among Progressives in Alberta

“I shall now therefore humbly propose my own thoughts, which I hope will not be liable to the least objection” — Jonathan Swift,  A Modest Proposal (1729) … 812 more words

Politics And Government

Honors 11: "A Modest Proposal" Quiz + Kurt Vonnegut

We took a partner/pod quiz today regarding your reading of “A Modest Proposal”. We then took some notes on our author, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. We watched this… 69 more words

Honors 11

“DEAR JONATHAN SWIFT”: REMEMBERING

BY: JAMES F. O’NEIL

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James F. O’Neil

2111 Ash Street

Des Plaines

11/29/62

So this is written on the first page of my “textbook” for my 18th Century Literature course in my undergraduate English major program (1962-1964, BA ’64). 520 more words

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Honors 11: Satire Unit Introduction

We began the day by taking some notes on the elements of satire as well as the historical influences that help us understand how satire can be classified. 91 more words

Honors 11

A Convenient Truth

In 2006, Al Gore unloaded on us An Inconvenient Truth, a documentary film that hoped to enhance the public’s knowledge of global warming and stir change from us all. 494 more words

Building Strength

At the beginning of the school year in September, it was just another day where I went to school, learned, and get picked up by my dad when I get out. 514 more words

Love

A Meager Proposition

4.20.2012

It is the sad fact of reality that humans must regularly take a temporary vacation of the life in which they occupy. The human body is one of the most spectacular machines in the universe. 1,341 more words

Literature