BC: "We are the same blood All of us, we are, we are. | While half of us were lost, | - The Academy Is... | :) | the other half forgot. | We are the same blood."
FC: "We are more alike than unalike my friends...."" - Maya Angelou | Carly McKown
1: America | India | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike? | How are they alike?
2: America | US Land 9,629,091 sq km | Democratic Government | A British colony before independence. | Most American citizens are Christian.
3: India | India Land 3,287,590 sq km | Democratic Government | A British colony before independence. | Most Indian citizens are Hindu.
4: How do our personal experiences shape our | view of others? | Experiences with... | Religion | Community & Society
5: Family | These factors are the source of our cultura l experiences and they ultimintly shape our views of the world.
6: Internet sources of news, may be biased and or opinionated depending on who isproducing them. | How does the media shape our view | Sometimes people see a wrong perception of another culture in the media and they believe it to be the way the culture really is. | of the world and ourselves?
7: People interperate media differently depending on their past experiences and prejudices. | People process media differently depending on what source it's coming from. | Media is a big influece the everyday lives of many people.
8: Martin Luther King Jr. | "At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love." | Ghandi and Martin Luther King were two leaders striving for equal rights | MLK was a minister and his religious ideas influenced him to stand up to injustices. | MLK was assassinated in1968.
9: Ghandi | "An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind." | Ghandi was a lawyer and a religious leader who used civil disobedience to change the political will to gain independence. | Both men used non-violence to express their ideas and solve problems. | Ghandi was assassinated in 1948.
10: Hollywood | Both India and America have large film industries. | The Acadmey Awards | Leonardo Dicaprio is a famous American film star. | Second biggest producer of films in the world. | Slum Dog Millionaire an oscar winning film set in India. | Hollywood movies portray forgein people the way they see them and most Americans that watch the films adopt that idea.
11: Bollywood | Filmfare Awards | Both the Indian and American film industries influence the way we see the world | Shah Rukh Khan is a famous Indian film star. | Biggest producer of films in the world. | Although Bollywood produces mainly movies about India people are still heavily influenced by what they see in the Media | Rang De Basanti is an filmfare winner about and English woman who comes to India.
12: Christianity | Christianity is the most popular religion in the US. | Monotheistic | Christians believe that Jesus Christ is their savior. | The Christian Holy book is the Bible. | Christian religion believes in salvation.
13: Hinduism | Hinduism is the most popular religion in India | Polytheistic | Hindu relgion believes in reincarnation | Hindus believe in the teachings of Krishna | One of the Hindu scriptures is the Bhagavad- Gita.
14: "We are more alike..."
15: "Than unalike my friends..."