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AMS 2030 Belgrad “Triple Melting Pot” I. the “New Americans” and racial reconfiguration wasp- white Anglo Saxon protestant (Eastern Europe, Southern Italy) Irish, Italian, polish, Russian came to America and were the subject of attention because people were worried about how poor and destitute these immigrants were. Therefore; there were stricter immigration laws. By the 1950’s there were second or third generation of these immigrants who wanted to claim social power. These were the new Americans (Americanized, educated, climbing social latter) II. FBI vs. organized crime The ones committing the crime were usually white ethnic A. the Kennedy Presidency He was the first catholic president. His father, Joseph, was involved in organized crime during prohibition. However, Kennedy didn’t want to be a catholic president, he wanted to be an American president. B. the rise of Las Vegas The public image of Las Vegas was promoted by the “rat pack.” III.McCarthyism The first major trial happened in the late 1940’s relating to communism was the Hollywood Ten trial. Americans were aware of this. Jews were the ones
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