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RECONSTRUCTION

  Reconstruction   By Trudy Martinez  According to The American College Dictionary to reconstruct means to construct again; to rebuild; make over. What happens in the South following the Civil War does not meet the definition of reconstruction.  It is … Continue reading

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Elite versus Democracy

Does the American government fit the definition of democracy in respect to the Constitution or is the Constitution strictly elitist? According to The American Heritage Dictionary, the word democracy means: 1. (a) Government by the people exercised either directly or … Continue reading

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Only Those Who Obey

  Posted on June 21, 2006by gramatrudy Only Those Who Obey  By Trudy A. Martinez The Bakersfield Californian reports (In 1994) that INS wants the news of deporting illegal Chinese immigrants kept quiet so mass crowds will not gather. Am … Continue reading

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Unworthy of Honor

  Posted on November 10, 2006by gramatrudy Unworthy of Honor? By Trudy A. Martinez · · · ·   Staring up from the page are the words:  Veteran’s Day–Regular Classes Scheduled.  “Wrong schedule,” I think.  “I need the Winter Schedule.”  … Continue reading

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Birth of the Impersonal Forces, an Analysis of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle

Birth of The Impersonal Forces: An Interpretation of History and Analysis of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle Posted on December 13, 2006 Birth of the Impersonal Forces:  An Analysis of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle  By Trudy A. Martinez   In the … Continue reading

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A Life versus Death Struggle

A Life versus Death Struggle Posted on May 29, 2008by gramatrudy A Life versus Death Struggle “A Life Versus Death Struggle:” If the Medical Profession Calculates the Value of Life on an Economical Basis, Who Calculates the Value of Death? … Continue reading

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Cancelled the Thief?

Cancelled the Thief? Posted on June 21, 2006by gramatrudy Cancelled The Thief? The Negative Messages Conveyed Through Advertising By Trudy A. Martinez Preparation for another Doritos commercial begins.  Chase is about to go on.  He starts to run then suddenly, … Continue reading

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You’re No Hero!

You’re No Hero! Posted on June 21, 2006by gramatrudy You’re No Hero! The Negative Messages Conveyed Through Advertising By Trudy A. Martinez “I’ll never buy another package of Doritos again!”  That is my thinking back in 1994 when I watch … Continue reading

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Changing the Face of America?

(Paper 2) Television and Technology: An Outgrowth of a Means of Control: Changing the Face of America? Posted on July 10, 2006by gramatrudy   An Outgrowth of A Means of Control:  Changing The Face of America? Television and Technology:(Paper 2) … Continue reading

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