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Racism in America The history of racism is interconnected with the history of colonization and slavery. One can see that racial supremacy is the grass root level reason behind racism and slavery. Besides, racism curbs the development of a multicultural/multiracial society.


Racism in America can be divided into two: racism during colonial era and racism during slave era. Thesis statement: Racism curbs the socio-political and economic growth and development of African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and Asian Americans in America. How Racism has affected different races such as African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and Asian Americans Racism in America affected different races (African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans and Asian Americans) in different ways. Some of the immigrant races (say, African Americans) in America fought against slavery and became victorious. On the other side, some other races (Native Americans) subdued to racism. A. African Americans The history of racism faced by the African American population in America is interconnected with colonization of Africa by different European nations and slave trade from the African mainland to the different parts of America. In the initial stages, the African Americans served the European settlers in America as ‘sharecroppers’. Later, some of them were allowed to own property. Besides, most of the African Americans served in vast agricultural lands in America. So, the low social status of the African Americans in the earlier days limited them from entering the public domain of the American society. ...
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