Extra credit 42.docx - Jack Larson Prof Angela Schwendiman AAST 214 Meritocracy In 42 The movie 42 is an amazing movie about the life of an African

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Jack Larson Prof. Angela Schwendiman AAST 214 11/20/19 Meritocracy In 42 The movie 42 is an amazing movie about the life of an African American Baseball player that faces adversity and the world of racism so he can play the sport he loves. I have always loved the idea of an underdog going through trouble and making the world change, His story resembles the hero’s journey, which is an amazing story to tell. The movie is set in the time of segregation, it reminds me a lot of the green book because Jackie Robinson has to stay in homes outside of the baseball stadiums because he needs to be protected from the angry white people. The white people are so angry at him because they don’t want Black people to be empowered and show their strengths and talents. The role of mediocracy plays a huge role in the life of Jackie Robinson. The Owner of the dodgers looked for an African American player to represent the integration movement, they chose Jackie because of his skill and his Stubbornness. His
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