Monthly Archives: October 2010

The Great School Debate

In this weeks class we had a great conversation about the school system and it’s faults.  It really got me thinking the last few days and its true the system is flawed and could use work; so as I thought … Continue reading

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Minorities

I think in my eyes that if you are a minority you are going to know it and you are going to start acting like it.  Like if you start a test thinking you are going to fail it you … Continue reading

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First African Elected to a Public Office in Russia

Russia elected it’s first African into a public office this past summer. Russia has a history with not being very welcoming of foreigners to put it lightly. Of the few amount of African that live there, over half of 200 … Continue reading

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CNN

I was reading about the news on http://www.cnn.com and came across a story that said in Sweden there is a serial killer out there killing immigrants. It is scaring the part of the community that is 1/3 full of immigrants. I … Continue reading

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America’s Reconstruction?

After lecture Tuesday evening, I thought about a major period in America which was probably the most devastating to the moral of human beings; America’s Reconstruction period. It was such a devastating time for African-Americans. Not only were they denied … Continue reading

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Underground Railroad in the Lakewood/Rocky River Area

We discussed the topic of northern Ohio being one of the last stopping places in the Underground Railroad. This was the last refuge place for slaves to find freedom in Canada. This made me wonder where these places of refugee … Continue reading

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Social environment may not play as large a factor as parenting

The other day I was sitting outside of one of my classes and a friend started telling me about his trip to Lebanon .  His parents and him are the only people from his family that live in America.  He is … Continue reading

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