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Research – collegegirl

Help the Sister’s Too!             Over the past few years, there have been increasing rates in the number of police brutality incidents against men and young boys of color. In February 2012, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed while … Continue reading

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Rebuttal Rewrite – collegegirl

The author of Young Black Men and the Criminal Justice System: A Growing National Problem Marc Mauer, indicated in his journal post that “almost 23% of black males between the ages of 20-29 end up in prison, jail, on probation or … Continue reading

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Causal Rewrite – collegegirl

Police brutality has caused many males of color to be afraid of law enforcers. The murders of innocent black males such as Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Phillip White and many others, caused movements such as Black Lives Matter, … Continue reading

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Definition Rewrite – collegegirl

The general definition of a community can be defined as a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristics in common. For Barack Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” movement which started back in February of 2014, … Continue reading

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Reflective – collegegirl

Core Value I. My work demonstrates that I used a variety of social and interactive practices that involve recursive stages of exploration, discovery, conceptualization, and development. Throughout the semester in Composition 2, my professor has taught me to think more … Continue reading

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Annotated Bibliography – collegegirl

Hopkinson, Natalie. “Let’s Create Urban Policy for the Families We Have, Not the Families We Wish We Had.” Slate Magazine, 8 May 2015. Web. http://www.slate.com/articles/double_x/doublex/2015/05/president_obama_and_my_brother_s_keeper_alliance_shortchanging_girls_and.html Background: This article discusses how boys fates not only belong in the hands of their father’s, … Continue reading

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Rebuttal – college girl

Although tons of people care about the acts of police brutality and the effects it has on young black men, others seems to think differently. When the topic of police brutality is brought up in conversation, some seem to speak … Continue reading

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