Obama vs Trump

In the victory speech  “Yes we can” given from Chicago, Obama expresses his gratitude and proudness upon the American people. In the beginning of the speech, he refers to the challenges they’ve overcome and how they have united, despite their differences and disagreements, before shifting to talk about how they must face the challenges that … More Obama vs Trump

Lions for Lambs

I don’t believe students can play a role in shaping their own future, I don’t think they have a choice, they do play a role. The decisions they make and the new habits they adjust to now will eventually become the habits they have through life. It takes roughly a year for new habits, if … More Lions for Lambs

Gerrymandering​ and the UK political system

Gerrymandering refers to the practice of drawing voting districts in states,  that gives one party a lopsided advantage over the other in an election. Every 10 years the districts are redrawn, supposedly to make the districts equally populated, or when there is an increase or a decrease in population. However,  the party in power is … More Gerrymandering​ and the UK political system

THE IMPORTANCE OF KNOWLEDGE IN A CHANGING WORLD

The New Yorker has written an article on “Why Is Donald Trump Still So Horribly Witless About the World?” where they uncover several basic mistakes, or missteps and misstatements,  made by the President and his White House. From continuously misspelling names to saying that Korea used to be a part of China. The most horrifying … More THE IMPORTANCE OF KNOWLEDGE IN A CHANGING WORLD

Hey Again!

Hey everyone! The summer break is over and my last year on Sandvika High School has begun. Therefore I will then once again be posting texts, notes and homework here! This is regarding the course Im taking called social science(?) english. Enjoy!

9/11-a day we will never forget

Now we’ve just seen the film “9/11 The Filmmakers”. 9/11 occurred on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001, and were series of four coordinated terrorist attacks most likely by the Islamic terrorist group Al-Qaeda. But then again, we can’t be completly sure stating the fact that the leader of Al-Qaeda, Osama bin Laden, initially denied any … More 9/11-a day we will never forget

Redemption Day

Now I’ve just watched the movie about Erin Brockovich, starring Julia Roberts. For those of you who are not  familiar with Erin Brockovich; she is an american legal clerk and environment activist. The movie is about her work on a cancer cluster in the California desert town of Hinkley which led to a lawsuit. And … More Redemption Day