Louisiana Essay Topics

Budget Crisis in Louisiana

The legislatures of Louisiana are in session at the present moment attempting to find answers for the state’s budget crisis. Like other states, the budget of Louisiana has been in shambles for years, as legislatures try to find solutions suitable for all citizens. The topic of discussion stem from Gov. Bobby Jindal’s tax swap plan,… View Article

Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Katrina can be regarded as one of the worst catastrophe which was recorded as a national disaster by the government of the United states of America . This disaster occurred in the new Orleans levees, which were destroyed beyond recognition. As result of this Hurricane of Katrina disaster many people lost their lives and… View Article

Living in Texas vs Louisiana

Texas is the second most populous and the second-largest of the 50 states in the United States of America, and the largest state in the 48 contiguous United States (Wikipedia, Texas, 2013). Louisiana is a state located in the southern region of the United States of America and is the 31st most extensive and the… View Article

Louisiana & State

The state of Louisiana as a separate entity experienced a great two-month all time high unemployment rate. The trend started in October 2005 which spanned two months as it approached November. This all time high was recorded based on the ten year study scope since the year 1997. There are several factors which must have… View Article

Louisiana & The United States

Louisiana is one of the United States of America states whose capital is located at Baton Rouge. The state is characterized by a rich unique multilingual and multicultural heritage. It is home for many ethnic groups. The Louisiana creoles people and the French speaking Cajuns are dominant in the southern Louisiana state and have distinct… View Article

North and South as the civil war began

As the Civil War began, each side had certain advantages and disadvantages. The North had great advantages in manpower, material, and organization. It had more than twice the population of the South, and many more factories to produce war supplies. The U.S. government had been functioning well for many decades, and the national level had… View Article

“The Last of the Mohicans” – Accuracy Report

Question: “To what extent is the film ‘The Last of the Mohicans’ an accurate portrayal of historical events?” “The last of the Mohicans”, the film, was based on a novel by James Fenemore Cooper. It is a fictional story set in an historical time. The movie is based on ‘The French and Indian War’ also… View Article

First Reaction Paper: Hurricane Katrina

It was the storm that everyone saw coming but no one did a thing to stop it, Katrina. Hurricane Katrina was one of the most devastating hurricanes to strike the United States. The category 5 storm struck a wide swath of destruction in Florida, Mississippi and Louisiana. Katrina is estimated to have caused close to… View Article

For the upcoming film based on the memoir

Twelve Years a Slave (1853; sub-title: Narrative of Solomon Northup, a citizen of New-York, kidnapped in Washington city in 1841, and rescued in 1853, from a cotton plantation near the Red River in Louisiana), by Solomon Northup as told to David Wilson, is a memoir of a black man who was born free in New… View Article

Hurricane Katrina

Crisis and Disasters On August 23, 2005 the tropical depression 12 formed in the Caribbean then it rapidly became tropical storm Katrina on August 24, 2005 as it drifted toward southern Florida. Then on August 25 it strengthened into hurricane Katrina. No one at this time had any idea of what was coming, that this… View Article

Examining the Constitutionality of the Louisiana Purchase

The acquisition of the Louisiana Purchase caused a political debate of the constitution in the early United States government. There was a difference of opinions between politicians including Thomas Jefferson and Thomas Paine. Many believed that the provisions outlined in the United States Constitution should be strictly followed, but others believe that the Constitution was… View Article