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Joe Wallace English 103 Professor Walker Reviews and Critiques Presentation On April 15, 1947, America was profoundly changed forever by the actions of two men alone. Branch Rickey, the vice president for the Brooklyn Dodgers at the time, had signed Jackie Robinson to a baseball contract a few years prior and on that date, Jackie made his Major League Baseball debut. The first African American baseball player of any type led the way for social change and carried the weight of millions on his shoulders. Back then almost everything in America was segregated, yet the controversy over the integration of baseball caused and uproar from all across the United States. Times are obviously much improved socially and in the arena of baseball. Baseball has diversified and now many different peoples from many cultures are playing professional baseball. Although it seems baseball has done a lot for bringing about social equality in the United States, we as a nation are still not to complete equity, which should be our
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2011 for the course ENGLISH 132 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UCSB.

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