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Pluralism- Good or Bad?

The projection of pluralism with minority groups joining the majority in the United States can be supported sufficiently as a positive or a negative implementation. By immigrants learning and assimilating to American values, morals, and ideals, they may be more fit … Continue reading

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Asian Americans: “The Model Minority”- A Positive Stereotype?

Asian Americans are considered the “model minority” due to all of their accomplishments and prestige in the United States they are able to achieve despite their minority status in society. They are in general more educated, successful, and wealthy than the white population. So, they … Continue reading

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Are Women Really More Emotional Than Men?

To challenge the popular idea that women are more emotional than men, I’d like to state that I firmly believe that one’s sex has no relation to how emotional they are. There are men I know of that I can compare … Continue reading

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How does one ac…

How does one actually “fit in” in society? Do we associate ourselves with those that dress like us, act like us, and talk like us? Or do we turn to the ones who share the same values and desires? One … Continue reading

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Challenging Prejudice

How much of prejudice is in human nature and how much of it is influenced by our surroundings? How much control do we really have over our emotions, attitudes, and beliefs toward a specific group of people? Are our attitudes ingrained … Continue reading

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voting restriction laws and minority voters

Voting laws on the state level across the country are changing in most Republican run States. These laws have shown to disproportionately disenfranchise minority voters. All this is occurring during the first term of America’s first African American President. An … Continue reading

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