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  • I completely agree with your points made in this writing piece! I think this is an issue that needs to be brought to light more often. I think as students we have so much unnecessary pressure put on us to achieve in everything at school. Schools and the adults in our life say that they value mental health and then give us so much pressure. Between…Read More

  • I think all of your points are completely valid. Society has set so many expectations for women that are impossible to meet. These include the impossible expectations that we set for ourselves due to society’s influence. Although more people are starting to become more aware there is still so much to do. I think another “expectation” that needs to…Read More

  • I completely agree with your arguments in this essay. Our country is made up of so many different cultures and because of this everyone will have their own ideas of what it means to be an American. I believe that the idea in itself is more of a personal opinion than it is a concrete definition.

  • I completely agree with your points in this essay. As Americans it is preached to us that “all men are created equal,” when in all reality this has not been the case in this country. The rights of women and minorities have been a last priority in this country. While we have made a lot of progress since the founding fathers, we still have a lot of…Read More

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    I completely agree with your ideas in this essay. I think that our country is held up on a pedal stool for so many things, but can’t be held accountable for many of them. I liked how you included “Waiting on the World to Change” by John Mayer. I think this song is a great symbol of what we feel as citizens right now, especially with the upcoming…Read More

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