Color.docx - Shumeeke Warren English 12 Turner Color of my skin Do you think about being judged based off your skin color Race is still a major problem

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Shumeeke Warren English 12 Turner Color of my skin Do you think about being judged based off your skin color? Race is still a major problem today instead of being judged off what you can and cannot do some people still judge you off your skin color. James Owens (aka Jesse Owens) A black men who went to The Ohio State University when it was nothing but whites. His teammates but him down really did not want him in the same room as them. Larry Snyder was the coach who did not care that jesse was black just cared if he can win. In his first year Jesse won four gold medals in his first meeting which took place in Berlin Germany of 1936. Ruby Bridges the first African-American to desegregate the all-white William Frantz Elementary School in Louisiana during the New Orleans school desegregation crisis in 1960. The parents of the white kids started to take their children out of school just because a black kid was going there. Bridges walked to
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