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... of the feminist movement. Carol is seen wearing a shirt without a bra, being outspoken, and belching at the table. This leaves Gloria appalled, however, I believe it was portrayal of how far women had come throughout the years from the ideal woman being portrayed as a doubting housewife in the 1950s. When Cecil discussed the fact that blacks have not received raises or promotions after working there for years showed the racial inequality between blacks and whites. It reminded me of “hate-strikes” where workers protested their black college receiving wages and promotions. The film ends with Cecil being at the white house to meet President Barack Obama. I believed this was a great way to end the film seeing that race played a big factor throughout. To me, it seem as if everything that had gone on, all the struggle, had led up to being able to have a black president.
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