Unformatted text preview: of the unemployed might feel worthless from not been able to get a job or provide for their families. Unemployment can also lead to the destruction of lives, by turning the unemployed into alcoholism and criminal activities. Crime is also another example of social problem, because it impacts the lives of many people in the community in a negative way. With violent crimes on the rise, partly due to the bad economy, many Americans today fear being victims of violent crime, or having their property violated, far more than the worry about other social problems in our society. Discrimination would be another social problem because it eats into our society. Today discrimination is not just based on race but also on gender, age, sexual orientation and religion. People are often deprived of their freedom and rights through discrimination. I believe that discrimination is wrong because it destroys friendship, brotherhood and more importantly it destroys a society....
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- Spring '11