Franklin & Thoreau

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Savage

primitive; uncivilized; wild; fierce

Civility

formal politeness and courtesy in behavior or speech

Impartiality

acting without bias or prejudice; treating all with fairness and justice

Compel

to force or pressure someone to do something

Posterity

all future generations

Frivolous

silly and unnecessary

Deferred

put off or postponed; or, to submit respectfully

Esteem

to respect and admire

Profound

important; intense; deep

Loquacity

talkativeness

Tokens

visible representation of something abstract

Assent

agreement

Accosted

approached aggressively

Ethnocentrism

the belief that all cultures should be judged by the standards of your own

Cultural Relativism

the belief that cultural standards naturally vary from place to place

Bias

prejudice in favor of or against something

Cultivate

nurture and encourage

Obligation

duty

Unscrupulous

without morals

Allegiance

loyalty

Martyr

one who dies or sacrifices greatly for their cause

Expediency

basing actions upon efficiency or practicality, without concern for morality

Tinge

to have a slight influence; to color slightly

Eradication

elimination

Insurrection

a violent uprising against an authority or government

Principle

a rule or belief governing ones behavior; a moral value

Conform

to going along with rules or standards; following the majority

Aloof

distant; uninvolved

Simile

a comparison using like or as

Metaphor

a comparison without using like or as

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