The storyline of this heartrending movie is based on the memoirs of Solomon Northup, played by Chiwetel Ejiofor, a free black in upstate New York. The movie won an Oscar for Best Picture, Lupita Nyong’o won Best Supporting Actress, and John Ridley for Best Adapted Screenplay. Unusual for movies of this type is they stayed very close to historical facts, using actual names, like Edwin Epps, the brutal plantation owner who owned Northup for 10 years, and places..
There is even a group of rich people that have signed a pledge to give away the bulk of all their wealth to the poor when they die.The truth is, it is in the interest of everyone, including the poor, to make what they can, save what they can and give what they can! Society is served best when we do all we can to be productive members and accept personal responsibility for doing so. Nobody should get a free ride. We all have a role to play and a DUTY to reach our maximum potential as well as a moral obligation to help those that for reasons beyond their control can’t survive without it.”Why should there be a minimum wage anyway?”Yes indeed pay people $8 an hour, should be grateful shouldn’t they? After all if they worked for $2 an hour then their bosses would have even more money to give to charity.In fact, why not legalise slavery, 100% employment straight off and no one taking the bosses rightful profits.Hey it’s not all about having a job, it’s about being able to provide for your self and family, about being able to hold your head up and say I’m beholden to no man.
5. Practice investing and trading in stocksI have to admit, while I read a lot before opening the account, I did not practice first. Looking back now, this would have been helpful in understanding the terms and the tools used in online stock trading and in honing a strategy without putting money into the learning process.
Been a difficult thing to come to terms with for both of us. I know Sue still loves me, but I do feel less of a man. Lane, who now works as a carer, added: I have no muscle tissue my intestines just hang out and I look like I nine months pregnant.. At least 12 dead thus far. And it’s not over yet. And ginger zee is on the story.