Hitler was the leader of the Nazi Party in Germany.
Stalin was the leader of the Communist Party in the Soviet Union. Maya Angelou and Alice Walker are both well-known African American authors.
In this blog post, I’ll give you 70 compare and contrast essay topics.
I’ve also included links to sample essays for even more inspiration.
Mahatma Gandhi and Osama Bin Laden were both extremely influential figures who successfully motivated thousands of people to act on behalf of their visions. Gandhi was a pacifist and a bastion of peace and compassion. Bin Laden was an extreme militant and a bastion of war and intolerance.
He fought for the implementation of extreme religious propaganda.Harriet Jacobs wrote about the struggles and hardships unique to women in slavery, such as sexual abuse.Frederick Douglass wrote about the struggles and hardships specific to men in slavery, such as emasculation.Harriet Jacobs and Frederick Douglass were former slaves who became abolitionists.Both Jacobs and Douglass wrote profound autobiographical accounts of their lives as slaves that helped form the argument against slavery.Both Hitler and Stalin were dictators who achieved a high level of power during WWI and WWII.Both men were behind innumerable human atrocities that killed millions of innocent people.The challenge is to find the similarities between two individuals, even when they seem to have nothing in common.Comparing two people from a similar background is pretty easy.Speaking of Romans: The Roman and Han empires make for an interesting comparison.Even though the two nations were separated by time and geography, they experienced striking similarities in technological, political, and economic advances.