Racism in the USA

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racism, racial hatred, american history X, Referat, Hausaufgabe, Racism in the USA
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IntroductionRacism in the USA was once blatant: slavery, segregation and lynching were all highly visible manifestations of a violent antipathy toward racial minorities by members of the white majority. Many of these racial based human rights violations were committed with the sanction or even active participation of the authorities. Today, visible symbols such as the Whites Only signs of the 1950s would be totally unacceptable to the majority of US citizens. But the United States continues to struggle with ongoing racial and ethnic divisions. Major steps taken over the past 50 years to remove institutionalised racism has not eliminated the disadvantages which many members of minority groups continue to face in daily life. As the recent report of the Presidents Advisory Board on Race ...

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