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Work In Progress Week 10

For the advocacy project, I was planning on covering the amount of food that Americans waste every year. Its topic that I feel isn’t overly done, and is a rather significant problem that is not frequently seen in the media. … Continue reading

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Work In Progress Week #9: Persuasive Essay draft

Will Ament Professor Minbiole CAS 138T March 2013 A Case for the Support of the Free Syrian Army For a little over two years, the Syrian Civil War has raged on. The conflict has been between the oppressive regime of … Continue reading

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Work In Progress 2/1/13

I think this video puts forth a very true argument at the end of its run when he points out the damage that fertilizer and boxcutters have caused America. That’s because these tools have not been anointed labels like pistols … Continue reading

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Work in Progress Post for Week 11

Though I haven’t discussed it with my group yet, I thought that using some ‘60s psychedelic rock or reggae for our Public Controversy project would be a good idea. It is about marijuana after all. Specifically I thought that no … Continue reading

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Work in Progress Week 8

The idea of TED talk is an interesting concept. Giving a speech conversationally and informally is kind of radical idea, since we usually view public speaking as a more serious, prepared, calculated activity.  Public speaking has always been very formal … Continue reading

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Rhetorical Analysis Essay

Will Ament Professor Minbiole CAS 137H 4 October 2012 A Rhetorical Analysis of the Case for a Third Party in America In recent years, especially since the last two years of the Bush administration and continuing through the Obama presidency, … Continue reading

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Work In Progress Week 4

Will Ament Professor Minbiole CAS 137H 4 October 2012 A Rhetorical Analysis of the Case for a Third Party in America In recent years, especially since the last two years of the Bush Administration and continuing through the Obama presidency, … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: Third Parties

For my next object to analyze rhetorically, I chose an article from the Washington Post written on why the United States problems need a third party to solve its problems. Written by Matt Miller and titled “Why We Need a … Continue reading

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Week 2 Work in Progress

I might be in the minority, but I love public speaking. I did Lincoln Douglas debate in high school and I learned to become very calm and comfortable with speaking. I do sometimes have a little bit of a pronunciation … Continue reading

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