Week 4 - DQ 2 - dealing with prejudice along the way. There...

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One effect that slavery produced is a genuine feeling of independence in the black community. Black Americans have items in media (BET), politics (NAACP), and society (particular celebrations and/ or festivals) that are unique. Unfortunately, slavery has affected the economic growth of some black communities. After gaining freedom, these individuals were not handed money and provided land. They had to work for it,
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Unformatted text preview: dealing with prejudice along the way. There is also the problem of fractured families. While white Americans can trace their roots somewhat easily, black Americans are not given this gift. Slavery broke lineages and whole families were destroyed....
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