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Despite laws that date back to the constitution of the United States of America racial equality is still absent from todays society Only those who choose not to look and the nave believe that humankind has evolved to a standard that does not judge based on skin color or ethnic background We only need to recall the dozens of black churches that were burned in the south during the early nineties or remember that a black man was dragged to his death behind a pickup truck not five years ago the victim of a vicious hate crime By analyzing significant acts that have occurred since the Declaration of Independence it will become obvious that the plight of the minority in the United States is only slightly better that it was one hundred years ago From the very beginnings of American history it is evident that the masses white men and women were not concerned with the rights and liberties of minorities The Declaration of Independence that so many of us have learned about is actually a revised version of an original draft The revised version is only a declaration of partial independence claiming freedom for those settlers that happened to be white male and landowners How unfortunate that the founding fathers struggling to break free of foreign oppression allowed that same oppression to occur on American soil The original draft of the Declaration of Independence contained the following excerpt He has waged cruel war against human nature itself violating its most sacred rights of life and liberty in the persons of a distant people who never offended him captivating and carrying them into slavery in another hemisphere or to incur a miserable death in their transportation hitherJefferson826 Here the forefathers are publicly criticizing the King of Britain for allowing slavery to occur and rightly so The forefathers talk about the horrible deaths that occurred as a result of
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