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    Coronavirus and Its Effect on Hunger

    The coronavirus pandemic has been the source of heartache and uncertainty for millions of families across the country; however, the pandemic also amplified the problem of hunger in America. The lack of food and resources available to those who...

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    The Impact of Empathy During the Coronavirus Pandemic

    As discussed in my previous blog post, “Empathy and the American Single Story”, Americans are in need of empathy now more than ever. With the stresses that the coronavirus pandemic induced, Americans need to feel understood and appreciated. The...

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    • Molly,
      I liked how you connected this blog post to your previous one which allowed me to understand the context of both of your writings. I also liked how you involved empathy and the current pandemic because those two can be very well linked together and you used them appropriately. I really enjoyed reading what you had to say!

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    Celebrating Christmas During Covid

    2020 has brought us closer together than ever before; however, the way we celebrate the holidays this year is anything but together. People love celebrating the Christmas season and look forward to their family gatherings and traditions every year;...

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    • It does seem interesting how people are going to spend the holiday season, but like you said there are creative ways to get in contact with family members through very small gatherings outside or over zoom. With a lot of what you said, it was about the new ways families will be gathering, there is still a problem because many people are still flying (as is shown on the news) and risking other members of their family’s health just to be with them.

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    The Power of Words and their Influence in a Social-Media Focused World

    Our spoken words hold the power to influence individuals’ opinions about us and the effect that they bring others. Words are the principal factor in our spoken language. These words hold the power to be affirmative and up-lifting towards...

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    • Molly, I love the writing style! This is very spot on and I agree with your take on this prompt. The way in which you approached this is wonderful I couldn’t agree more with you about the power that our words hold. The impact that our words can have are is often overlooked, as you pointed out, and that is very unfortunate.

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        Empathy and the American Single Story

        Americans’ apathy leads to a single story of entitlement and privilege that deteriorates the world’s view on the capability of Americans to have meaningful relationships. The world’s view on Americans’ dedication and work ethic circle around the ideas of...

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