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Tough Guise 2 hit me as one the hardest revelations I have ever experienced before. Since the beginning of my memories anything and pretty much everything I can remember has some how linked into what kind of man I should have become. The film brought up how men have been policing themselves to...

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As much as society would like to peg woman as a leading cause for "de-masculization" it seems that more and more its the realization of young men that the roles society has determined for them are not as glamourous as Hollywood makes them out to be. Why is it that stoic is the best attribute to...

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            Fitting in is a key desire for most people today, however it appears that there is an extra pressure on men to conform to certain ideals in order to be accepted by their peers and ultimately fit in. When these ideals are not met in the desirable fashion they are often victim of severe...

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The article “Is Everyone a Little Bit Racist?” by Nicholas Kristof on the New York Times website from August 27, 2014 explains how young African-American males are the subjects of racism and stereotyping by society as a whole. This problem is largely caused by those who do not think of themselves...

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         The article “The One Place in Canada Where Racism is Still Tolerated: Native Reserves” by Jonathan Kay, printed in the National Post on September 22, 2014, reports how the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake continues to enforce a law that forbids mixed-race couples from living within the borders...

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            On 28 of January 2012, the New York Times published the opinion-based article "Ritalin Gone Wrong" by L. Alan Sroufe. Even though he does not cite his sources, this professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Minnesota's Institute of Child Development did argued a valuable...

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Ethics Short Paper – Capital Punishment             In the article from October 2002, “Florida Execution of Aileen Wuornos: Another Morbid Media Spectacle”, by Kate Randall, the matter of capital punishment is covered in great detail. This article reports the case of Aileen Wuornos, a former...

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In Nigeria, a new law was passed on January 7, 2014 stating that “a person who registers, operates or participates in gay clubs, societies or organizations, or directly or indirectly makes public show of same sex amorous relationship in Nigeria commits an offense and is liable on conviction to a...

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  Technology is today part of almost every aspect of a person’s life, it is used to communicate, to travel, to work and is now used in many schools for educational purposes. Information technology is the analysis and the use of systems like computer programs and telecommunications for storing,...

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asrh in Gendered World Views (Section 1)
September 16, 2014
                When I was a kid I never really had a favourite colour, and I still don't. However I do remember this one time I was in first grade, the teacher had the class do a poll on which colour was better than others. Each child could only vote once. At that time if I had to choose a...

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Student Writing

I have never been to Tokyo dome. I like Yomiuri Giants in baseball team, so I want to go to Tokyo dome and watch baseball games. Tokyo dome is the first roofed baseball park built in Japan. This is started operating in 1988. The facility can house 55,000 people. Tokyo dome is the home of the Yomiuri Giants in baseball team. This is used for live concert too.

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Shiretoko a natural heritage site registered only in July 2005. It is a long narrow peninsula. There are many rare animals in Shiretoko. In winter, there is also beautiful scenery. I can feel nature in Shiretoko.

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The foods of Hokkaido get attention of the world for a passing food item now. In this article, there is the explanation about a farmhouse of Sapporo and the cooperative. Their efforts are for the event of farmers called "the restaurant of the farm". I like this article. When I was high school student, I had been to Hokkaido on the school trip, and I had eaten delicious food there. These understood that it was produced by the effort of local farmer and fishermen. I want to just thank them.

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This article was used many pictures so it was easy to understand. I thought I want to wear the yukata and go to festival. Yukata is very wonderful clothes. This article was written in Japanese cloth’s yukata. The yukata is easily to wearing of kimono, so it was worn by individuals in wide age range. Many people are wearing it in the case of place such as summer festival, hot spring and ryokan. Reference

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I like cherry blossom, because it have bloomed in neighborhood. When I was child, I always saw it. This is very beautiful and suitable Japanese traditional. So I like it. This article was wrote about cherry blossom in Japan. This is symbol of Japan. The most popular cherry blossom in Japan is “someiyoshino”. It was developed in the 19th century at the end of the Edo period. There are also many kind of cherry blossom. Referrence

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5. Opinions about the story: I like this article, because I have been Itsukushima shrine. It was very beautiful. So I read this article and I want to go there again.   6. Summary or Plot (no more than 5 sentences) This article wrote about Itsukushima shrine in Hiroshima. Hiroshima is famous for Genbaku dome.  Itsukushima shrine is one of the most beautiful shrine. Because Torii and Shaden in the sea. It is very fantastic. So tourist can spend good times in Itsukushima shrine.   Refernce

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Men have it harder?

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5142047 New Tourism in Japan

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vv New tourism in Japan 5142052 Meika Wada   I recommend that Oirantaiken in Kyoto. Oiran is Japanese clothes. It is very beautiful. The word oiran comes from the Japanese phrase oira no tokoro no nesan (おいらの所の姉さん) which translates into "my elder sister." It is little bit sexy kimono than normal kimono, because This kimono shows a little bit of woman’s shoulders. And compared with the normal kimono the obi is reverse.

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