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Are your 9/11 memories really your own?


I can remember exactly where I was twelve years ago when I learned why the sky was starting to fill with smoke about 30 miles to the west. Though I live in Illinois now, I’m originally from Long Island. In September 2001, I was just beginning the 9th grade at Friends Academy, my new high [...]

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America: Land Of The Partners, Home Of The Selfless.


Today, many Americans will be celebrating July 4th with fireworks and barbecues. But how much thought have you given to the true spirit of Independence Day? As a country, America loves to consider the word “independent” as an adjectival calling card of sorts. Not only is America frequently thought of as a superpower responsible for [...]

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