scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 987
Jon Meacham recently said Everyday in every corner of America we are redrawing the color lines and redefining what race really means As we approach the end of this Millennium year many are thinking What is race Is it still two distinct divisions white and non-white Many think that it is not If this is true how will people treat each other if there is not a distinction anymore These questions are coming up everywhereAmerica is no longer black vs white We are in what many call the Age of Color Where it is not about the distinction between black and white but many colors New colors and races are appearing due to overlapping race mixtures Many families today have different ethnicity backgrounds One family mentioned in an article in Newsweek said that they have seven not counting other possible connections through past relatives For example one boy who had a mixed descent always said that he was white When he came to the diverse city of Los Angeles he said that he was mixed It is cool to be mixed Los Angeles is the center of focus for changing races and race relations The white majority just became the white minority Recently the Hispanics and other races took over to become the majority Other cities and states like Washington DC and Hawaii have had a white minority for longer Our nations capital was at a 29 white minority when the last census was taken In contrast states in New England and the western plains areas have a high white majority population Vermont alone has 976 whites According to the census predictions that will soon change In the next 50 years the census predicts that Hispanics will increase 197 while the whites will only increase 6 The Pacific Islanders and Asians are expected to increase 209 These numbers are expected to give the non-whites the majority In 1860 there were only 3 census categories Today
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA