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Jodi’s Spark (May 8th)

Ever since the first flood of immigrants came to America, there has been intense racial discrimination among many citizens. Though most were prejudiced mainly because they felt that the immigrants were invading their home and filling up many of their … Continue reading

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Jodi’s Comment

Most of this week’s readings focused on racial discrimination against immigrants. Foner’s chapter focuses on the negative stereotypes and prejudice of these immigrants. There was a section in the chapter that mentioned Edward A. Ross, a social scientist who provided … Continue reading

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Jodi’s 2/7 Response

I agree with Jackie when she states that our city has changed drastically within the past twenty years. Jane Jacobs’┬áThe Death and Life of Great American Cities was published about two decades ago, which may be why I disagree with … Continue reading

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