Society

Social Media

“The internet and social media have drastically changed the way we communicate with each other. It has made communication faster and easier than ever before. However, it has also made communication more impersonal and has led to the breakdown of communication through social media. One of the biggest problems with social media is that it …

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Equality

Shirley Anita Chisholm (November 30, 1924 – January 1, 2005) was an American politician who in 1968 became the first black woman elected to the United States Congress. Chisholm represented New York’s 12th congressional district, a district centered on Bedford–Stuyvesant,] for seven terms from 1969 to 1983. In 1972, she became the first black candidate for a major-party nomination for President of the United States, and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party’s nomination.

Racism

“Brigadier General Richard Henry Pratt (December 6, 1840 – March 15, 1924) was an American military officer who founded and was longtime superintendent of the influential Carlisle Indian Industrial School at Carlisle, Pennsylvania. He is associated with the first recorded use of the word “racism,” which he used in 1902 to criticize racial segregation. Pratt …

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