Improvement on raced relations

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The progress that has taken place within America shows that “the country has come a long way in race relations, but the pendulum swings so far back. Everyone wants to be so sensitive”, this was stated by Clint Eastwood. When looking at the relationship that multiple races share, it is evident that they have improved a lot since the past. This can be seen by looking at events from the civil rights movement and comparing it to current situations. New generations were needed in order to learn from what took place in the past so that the relationships that exist between blacks and whites could be present like they are today. Having pushed the fact to desegregate America, the youth of newer generations gained the opportunity to learn from each other, to see why the two races didn’t want to be together, and to try to become equal citizens. It may have been some ups and downs, but as time goes on the next generation improves or learns from the mistakes made in the previous generation.
Having the schools desegregated share both positive and negative qualities. In Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka I and II, a point that was brought up was that having schools desegregated would help improve reading, writing, and other skills needed to be successful in life for African Americans. Both races had something that the other didn’t and at the time it seemed like by putting them together a lesson could be learned at a young age. By having the schools segregated the African American children were being deprived from having equal education opportunities. One might argue that the Plessy v. Ferguson decision was decided upon for a reason, it said “separate but equal” was fair, however it was far from fair. When reading a article called Does Schoo...

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... was taking in today’s time period, majority white and black students expressed that they feel that they deal with interacting with others races way better than their parents did. It shows that progress has been made over time by allowing children to open their eyes and having given them the chances to interact with a different race.
Without having a new generation of children willing to try something new, the change that took place with race relation would have been nearly impossible. The cases that took place during the civil rights movement helped with separating, and desegregating races. It all depended on your point of view but having everything desegregated can be both s positive and a negative, and young people are the reason that a change took places between races for the better. The relationships between races are not perfect but they have come a long way.

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