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Political writings may
be fiction or non-fiction. They explore the activities of a government, state,
or society. These works are often critical of the status quo and illuminate the
shortcomings or corruption of those in power.
President John F. Kennedy set an ambitious goal in 1961 that America would land on the moon before the end of the decade. In th...
by Abraham Lincoln
Noted for its beautiful and compelling language, Abr...
by Theodore Roosevelt
An avid conservationist, President Theodore Roosevel...
by Victor Hugo from Les Misérables
CHAPTER XII passage: Often called one of the greates...
In the midst of the Civil War, President Abraham Lin...
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution are called the Bill of Rights. These amendments were finally ratified in 1791...
by Second Continental Congress
The Declaration of Independence was the document ado...
by The Pilgrims
The Mayflower Compact was a document written and sig...
by Henry David Thoreau from Walden
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862) was a noted American...
by Anna Sewell from Black Beauty
Chapter 12 passage: "Black Beauty" is the story of a...