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Week 1 Writing Assignment1Week 1 Writing AssignmentTaylor KolowajtisKeiser University
Week 1 Writing Assignment2"Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America,"by Benjamin FranklinIn Franklin’s “Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America," (p. 244), Franklin portrays the colonists as savages by explaining the major differences shown between the Indians and the white man’s hospitality. The quote I found most persuasive is when a white man is traveling through an Indian’s country they say, “we dry him if he is wet, we warm him if he is cold, we give him meat and drink, that he may allay his thirst and hunger; and we spread soft furs for him to rest and sleep on;” (p. 247) in doing so, the Indians never ask for anything in return from the white man. However, when the Indians come through the white man’s country, the white men demand money in return for services and cheat the Indians out of money for something they work hard for. It is stated that the white men go to meetings to learn how to cheat

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