American Ingrate

American Ingrate
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Author: Benjamin Weingarten
Pages: 733
ISBN: 9781642934274
Release: 2020-03-17
Editor: Bombardier Books

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She says that America was “founded by the genocide of indigenous people and on the backs of slaves,” and that “ignorance really is pervasive” among Americans today. She says America must “dismantle” capitalism and “demilitarize” U.S. foreign policy, which she sees “from the perspective of a foreigner,” tweeting “thousands of Somalis [were] killed by…American forces…#NotTodaySatan.” She says American support for Israel is “all about the Benjamins baby;” and that American Jews disloyally pledge “allegiance” to Israel’s “apartheid…regime,” which has “hypnotized the world.” She says of the 9/11 attacks: “some people did something.” Shockingly, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) words merely scratch the surface of her hatred of America—and the West—and divert our gaze from the nefarious actions she is taking to sabotage it from within. American Ingrate is the defining book on the size, scope, and nature of the threat posed by Representative Omar—the personification of the anti-American Left-Islamist nexus—heightened by her hidden collusion with like-minded adversaries foreign and domestic, and alleged criminality and corruption. This is a clarion wakeup call to the dangers epitomized by Rep. Omar. For she is not merely a lone radical in Congress, but the archetype of the new Democratic Party—and a uniquely dangerous figure at the heart of a uniquely dangerous challenge to America.

British Poetry and the American Revolution

British Poetry and the American Revolution
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Author: Martin Kallich
Pages: 1731
ISBN: UOM:39015052095828
Release: 1988
Editor: Troy, N.Y. : Whitston Publishing Company

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"Martin Kallich's important contribution to our knowledge of American Revolutionary verse lists and gives more reprintings of Revolutionary periodical poems than any other single bibliography."Periodical Verse of the American Revolution

The foreigner in early American drama

The foreigner in early American drama
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Author: Kent G. Gallagher
Pages: 206
ISBN: 9783111370712
Release: 2019-01-14
Editor: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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Art Education

Art Education
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015007559811
Release: 1969
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Issues for June 1953, June 1955, Oct. 1956- are directory issues of the association's membership.

A Novel of Klass

A Novel of Klass
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Author: Curt Leviant
Pages: 330
ISBN: 1604890185
Release: 2008
Editor: Livingston Press (AL)

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Ayzik Klass, self-styled Yiddish Painter and survivor of the Holocaust, has finally gotten his first New York City gallery show. But Yiddish is a language. How can someone paint in Yiddish? Semantics are the least of Klasss problems, for his wife, named Griselda by some grand joke of the universe, is intent on making the opening a grand success. And Griselda is anything but patient. Will she ruin Klasss opening? Will she somehow manage to kill Klass? Is A Novel of Klass a mystery? Probably not. Is it a comedy? Probably so. Is it a tragedy? Probably so. Does it have two endings? Most definitely so.

Transactions of the American Philological Association

Transactions of the American Philological Association
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Author: American Philological Association
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105007253797
Release: 1885
Editor: Unknown

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Our American Brethren

Our American Brethren
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Author: Alfred Grant
Pages: 212
ISBN: UOM:39015034251705
Release: 1995
Editor: McFarland Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Much of what the British public knew about the American Revolution was learned through letters from readers published in the British press. Unlike contemporary letters to the editor, these letters were written by professional journalists and often exhibited some of the final prose of the 18th century. The scribblers used pseudonyms to make it possible for them to offer views that differed with the official government line. These letters, to six of the most influential British newspapers of the time, provide a unique look at how the British public viewed the American Revolution. The ebb and flow of public support of the war is well documented, as is the way the people reconciled themselves to the ultimate loss of the American colonies. Most clearly, the letters demonstrate that the British public were neither unanimous or consistent in their support of the Crown's efforts to defeat the American colonists.

This Is What America Looks Like

This Is What America Looks Like
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Author: ILHAN. OMAR
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781787383418
Release: 2020-05-28
Editor: Unknown

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Ilhan Omar's career is a collection of historic firsts: she is the first refugee, the first Somali-American and one of the first two Muslim women to serve in the United States Congress. Against a xenophobic and divisive administration, she has risen to global fame as a powerful voice in the Democratic Party's new progressive chorus of congresswomen of colour.'This Is What America Looks Like' is a tale of the aspirations, disappointments, successes and surprises in the life of an immigrant and Muslim in the US today. This is Omar's story told on her own terms: from a childhood in Mogadishu and four long years at a Kenyan refugee camp, to her arrival in America--penniless and speaking only Somali--and her triumphant election to the US House of Representatives.In the face of merciless slander and constant attacks from opponents in both parties, Omar continues to speak up for her beliefs. Courageous, hopeful and defiant, her memoir is marked by her irrepressible spirit, even in the darkest of times.

The American Dictionary and Cyclopedia

The American Dictionary and Cyclopedia
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Author: Robert Hunter
Pages: 329
ISBN: MINN:319510021804284
Release: 1900
Editor: Unknown

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Imola News

Imola News
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UCAL:B3458651
Release: 1974-06
Editor: Unknown

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The Journal of the American Irish Historical Society

The Journal of the American Irish Historical Society
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Author: American-Irish Historical Society
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015012925866
Release: 1899
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Contains the Society's meetings, proceedings, etc.

The Pictorial Life of Benjamin Franklin

The Pictorial Life of Benjamin Franklin
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Author: Brad Stephens,Dill & Collins Co., Philadelphia
Pages: 64
ISBN: PRNC:32101067484855
Release: 1923
Editor: Unknown

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American Squares

American Squares
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: MINN:31951001923157I
Release: 1954
Editor: Unknown

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Immigration and Nationality Acts

Immigration and Nationality Acts
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Author: Oscar M. Trelles,James Francis Bailey
Pages: 329
ISBN: MINN:31951D006006542
Release: 1979
Editor: Unknown

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The Undocumented Americans

The Undocumented Americans
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Author: Karla Cornejo Villavicencio
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781800750401
Release: 2021-05-20
Editor: Swift Press

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A BARACK OBAMA FAVOURITE BOOK OF 2020 One of the first undocumented immigrants to graduate from Harvard reveals the hidden lives of her fellow undocumented Americans. Right after the election of 2016, Karla Cornejo Villavicencio realized the story she’d tried to steer clear of was the only one she wanted to tell. So she wrote her immigration lawyer’s phone number on her hand and embarked on a trip across the country to tell the stories of her fellow undocumented immigrants – and to find the hidden key to her own. In her incandescent, relentlessly probing voice, Karla Cornejo Villavicencio combines sensitive reporting and powerful personal narratives to bring to light remarkable stories of resilience, madness, and death. She finds the singular, effervescent characters across the nation often reduced in the media to political pawns or nameless laborers. The stories she tells are not deferential or naively inspirational but show the love, magic, heartbreak, insanity, and vulgarity that infuse the day-to-day lives of her subjects. And through it all we see the author grappling with the biggest questions of love, duty, family, and survival. Shortlisted for a National Book Award and a National Book Critics' Circle Award

All American Stories

All American Stories
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Author: C. G. Draper
Pages: 121
ISBN: PSU:000061167230
Release: 2004-12
Editor: Allyn & Bacon

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All American Stories, by C. G. Draper, introduces students to the genre of the short story with classic tales by famous American authors. This three-level series features adaptations of classic stories, which progress in both conceptual and language difficulty within each level. In addition to building reading and vocabulary skills, students also learn to identify and appreciate literary techniques including metaphor, personification, irony, suspense, and mood. Each Student Book contains: An introductory unit that defines the elements of a short story and presents an accessible model. Pre-reading activities to provide background information and activate prior knowledge. Reading Strategies and Key Words to increase understanding and enjoyment. Exercises and activities to build skills in comprehension, word analysis, writing, the elements of literature, and critical thinking.

The Message Bird

The Message Bird
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: HARVARD:32044043850247
Release: 1850
Editor: Unknown

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America

America
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105012397985
Release: 1963
Editor: Unknown

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"The Jesuit review of faith and culture," Nov. 13, 2017-

The Ungrateful Refugee

The Ungrateful Refugee
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Author: Dina Nayeri
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9781948226431
Release: 2019-09-03
Editor: Catapult

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A Finalist for the 2019 Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction "Nayeri combines her own experience with those of refugees she meets as an adult, telling their stories with tenderness and reverence.” —The New York Times Book Review "Nayeri weaves her empowering personal story with those of the ‘feared swarms’ . . . Her family’s escape from Isfahan to Oklahoma, which involved waiting in Dubai and Italy, is wildly fascinating . . . Using energetic prose, Nayeri is an excellent conduit for these heart–rending stories, eschewing judgment and employing care in threading the stories in with her own . . . This is a memoir laced with stimulus and plenty of heart at a time when the latter has grown elusive.” —Star–Tribune (Minneapolis) Aged eight, Dina Nayeri fled Iran along with her mother and brother and lived in the crumbling shell of an Italian hotel–turned–refugee camp. Eventually she was granted asylum in America. She settled in Oklahoma, then made her way to Princeton University. In this book, Nayeri weaves together her own vivid story with the stories of other refugees and asylum seekers in recent years, bringing us inside their daily lives and taking us through the different stages of their journeys, from escape to asylum to resettlement. In these pages, a couple fall in love over the phone, and women gather to prepare the noodles that remind them of home. A closeted queer man tries to make his case truthfully as he seeks asylum, and a translator attempts to help new arrivals present their stories to officials. Nayeri confronts notions like “the swarm,” and, on the other hand, “good” immigrants. She calls attention to the harmful way in which Western governments privilege certain dangers over others. With surprising and provocative questions, The Ungrateful Refugee challenges us to rethink how we talk about the refugee crisis. “A writer who confronts issues that are key to the refugee experience.” —Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Sympathizer and The Refugees

America Alone

America Alone
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Author: Mark Steyn
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9781596980761
Release: 2008-04-07
Editor: Simon and Schuster

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It's the end of the world as we know it... Someday soon, you might wake up to the call to prayer from a muezzin. Europeans already are. And liberals will still tell you that "diversity is our strength"--while Talibanic enforcers cruise Greenwich Village burning books and barber shops, the Supreme Court decides sharia law doesn't violate the "separation of church and state," and the Hollywood Left decides to give up on gay rights in favor of the much safer charms of polygamy. If you think this can't happen, you haven't been paying attention, as the hilarious, provocative, and brilliant Mark Steyn--the most popular conservative columnist in the English-speaking world--shows to devastating effect. The future, as Steyn shows, belongs to the fecund and the confident. And the Islamists are both, while the West is looking ever more like the ruins of a civilization. But America can survive, prosper, and defend its freedom only if it continues to believe in itself, in the sturdier virtues of self-reliance (not government), in the centrality of family, and in the conviction that our country really is the world's last best hope. Mark Steyn's America Alone is laugh-out-loud funny--but it will also change the way you look at the world.