Discuss heroes whose names youll never know and whose contributions are unknown to the public. By Brad Meltzer. Heroes For a Day
You will read the passage below and you will respond. Please write an essay that discusses some or all of the passage, but remember, your essay cannot repeat the passage or sum it up; it is meant to give you an idea of your own topic. Once you read the passages and choose one. Your essay should have an introduction, two or three body paragraphs, a conclusion, and be roughly two pages in length (double-spaced). No sources are needed so please do not reference them. This essay should be your own.
Passage # 4. Those experiences came back to me earlier this month when an alleged terrorist tried to denote a homemade bomb in Times SquareThankfully, the bomb was poorly made, kicking out black plumes and nothing more. But the real key was the civilians who noticed the smoke. They were street vendors guys whom, on any other day, wed walk right pastwe can, and should, recognize the role regular people play in protecting the countrythe vendors role thwarting possible disaster reminded me that there are many more heroeswhose names youll never know and whose contributions are unknown to the public.
By Brad Meltzer. Heroes For a Day