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"Let Them Eat Dog" Response

on English 1 Expository Writing

by Anna Kasagawa

I did not think the content of the essay “Let Them Eat Dog” by Jonathan Safran Foer would be quite so literal. I think that proves Foer's point that eating dogs is a tabooed topic in our society. While reading, my […]

"Let Them Eat Dog" Response

on English 1 Expository Writing

by Neil Spazzarini

Why is it so difficult to imagine this simple idea? Dogs are basically any another animal.  Under all the flesh, dogs look the same as cows, pigs, sheep, and all other animals.  Foer brings up an interesting […]

News & Views: An interactive graphic to track the current Ebola outbreak

on Great Diseases

by Desislava Raytcheva

The New England Journal of Medicine has published an interactive graphic to track the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The map contains information on past outbreaks too as well as basic description of the disease, how it spreads, etc. You can view the graphic on the NEJM website.  

Response to 'Let Them Eat Dog'

on English 1 Expository Writing

by Roza Ogurlu

Is it possible to eat everything that makes sense to eat? In his essay ‘Let Them Eat Dog’ Foer argues that eating dogs is rational because of ecological reasons. However, eating dogs is a very controversial issue […]

"Let Them Eat Dog" Response

on English 1 Expository Writing

by Mary Gusentine

At first glance, I was a bit disgusted at the thought of eating a dog. I can’t begin to imagine roasting up one of my pets unless it was the apocalypse. But it is interesting to think about why we value certain […]