Literary analysis of “I’m the One” by DJ Khaled and Nic Nac: May 1st, 2017

The Number one most trending song right now is "I'm the One" sung by DJ Khaled feat Justin Bieber, Quavo, Change the Rapper, and Lil Wayne. The song was written by  DJ Khaled and Nic Nac and is the second single of Khaled's upcoming album Grateful. I must admit the song is pretty catchy and … Continue reading Literary analysis of “I’m the One” by DJ Khaled and Nic Nac: May 1st, 2017

Are we globalized? Are we educated?

Yes we are all are globalized. "Globalization is a process of interaction and integration among the people, companies, and governments of different nations, a process driven by international trade and investment and aided by information technology. This process has effects on the environment, on culture, on political systems, on economic development and prosperity, and on … Continue reading Are we globalized? Are we educated?

The Importance of Debate Club and Model UN in High School

Ever since studying globalization, I cannot seem to understand enough of the importance of clubs and classes that challenge students to look through the eyes of another country. One day the people sitting in my class will be the adults making the big decisions for our society. So my big question is, are we learning and … Continue reading The Importance of Debate Club and Model UN in High School

What recurring themes have shed light on what it means to be human?

Every story has theme and message. Throughout reading books for my English courses at school, I have been told to identify what the themes may be. In previous years I often found very conflicting and different themes my courses. This is until this year when I had to read The Handmaid’s Tale and Heart of … Continue reading What recurring themes have shed light on what it means to be human?

How has studying literature enhanced your understanding of yourself?

I used to be the biggest reader in the world, at least on fiction. Today I still read a lot but much more non-fiction and news articles rather than books and stories. I took Studies in Literature this year because I didn’t think there was a big difference between reading fiction and reading non fiction. … Continue reading How has studying literature enhanced your understanding of yourself?

PSA?

PSA stands for Public Service Announcement. They are messages to the public disseminated by the media without charge. The objective is to raise awareness, change public attitudes and behaviour towards a social issue. PSA's can be anywhere between 30 seconds to 10 minutes long. Here are a few examples(click picture to watch video): To watch more PSA's go to: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClwkBPKzW8h_rfZWuG_kWjw So what … Continue reading PSA?

Subvertisement: I’m Trapped in #mycalvins

Using Photoshop, the caption and brand name was changed to "I'm trapped in #mycalvins" and Calvin Fines, respectively. The words "I seduce" was changed to "I'm trapped" because the female figure is unable to escape this problem of being portrayed as a weak female figure. Secondly, the brand name Calvin Klein was changed to Calvin … Continue reading Subvertisement: I’m Trapped in #mycalvins

Do we buy what we need? Nope! We just want want want

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A_ut93YYZu8 Have you ever told yourself one or more of these four things? Can you relate to any of these? You should follow fashion and trends. If not then you stand out and will feel like you don't belong Trust in brands. They know what you need best, probably even better then you do You're … Continue reading Do we buy what we need? Nope! We just want want want