Diversity in America

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Diversity in America
Joseph Bray
ETH/125
10-11-2015
Leah Kintner

Diversity in America
The diverse population in America is what makes the country so special in comparison to other countries and parts of the world. The United States of America is home to countless different cultures and races and still continues to grow because of this. The Land of the Free has so much to offer its citizens in terms of understanding other cultures and religions because of wide spectrum of people who have helped formed this Country.
The struggle that many racial groups have gone through to be part of this Country is absolutely amazing. This is especially true for racial and ethnic groups such as Native Americans, and the Hispanic, or Mexican Americans. Their ancestors use to travel and live off this land. These people where in this Country long before it was deemed the United States of America. They ultimately were forced off of the lands that they once roamed freely and many were killed in the process. Other racial groups fled here in hopes of a better life and somewhere forced here under the most heinous conditions like the African Americans. Regardless of the past we are a stronger Nation today than most others because of our diverse population and ability to understand all these different cultures.
The rocky past that our Country was sadly derived from is what made us the extremely diverse land we are today; this cannot be changed. Although many racial groups have suffered for us to get where we are in society; the dominant race was and still is the white people. Over the years this has caused us to catch much slack from being labeled as racist to not only condoning but using discriminatory tactics. It is my opinion that the so called “white” people that use to do some of those things where raised to believe it was normal, and how this Country was ran. Needless to…...

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