I am growing up with a privileged lifestyle: food for when I’m hungry, clothes for when I ‘run out’ of outfits. Despite the countless opportunities I’ve had, I see a very biased world. 481 more words
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Are we what we do?
A few days ago I was watching Batman Begins (yes I am a comic book/superhero movie junky). Something that stuck out to me more than usual was this theme of, “It’s not who I am on the inside, but what I do that defines me.” Originally, this quote came from Jane Austen whom I adore. 378 more words
Are we more dependent on things than on people?
Our society is becoming more and more dependent on things: computers, cell phones, cars, starbucks etc. However, if one does not have all of those things, does that mean they are not part of society? 434 more words
It’s a small world when we consider our degrees of separation shrinking as a result of technology. However, despite all of the information and communication highways, it can be easy to remain enclosed in a community without allowing anything beyond to penetrate it. 454 more words