Printable version Is a multicultural society best? The term "multiculturalism" is again at the centre of a debate in the UK after the head of the Commission for Racial Equality said it was of another era and should be scrapped. Trevor Phillips told the Times the term suggested "separateness" and was no longer useful. He pleaded for greater tolerance of Muslims and said "we must call them British".
When finished reading the book and saw that in other schools district have banned The Giver. After reading The Giver we wanted to see what other books where banned. Most of our books that we learn in our classes are made by white people.
So that we can learn how other cultures view things, and learn about other cultures. If we allow more multi-cultural in our schools we can learn and see how other people in the world do daily life. We still thank you for letting us see the ways that other parts in the world are, but the people who write the books are American people not saying I have anything against whitebut I just think we should have another race write our books so that we can experience new things.
In The Pearl the setting was set in New Mexico and showed us how a young couple and a baby who are poor live in the cities of Mexico. In The Lions of Little Rock it gives us a set of how African Americans lived in back when they were treated badly, but again the person who wrote the book was American writer.
If you see my point all of our books in Bentonville Public Schools books that we are given to read are from American writers, and we appreciate that three of the book authors are women but we would really like a Multicultural books.The only significant group in early America that remained excluded from the prevailing Anglo-Protestant culture was the black population – nearly 20% of the total, and most of them slaves.
In a multicultural society, there is not an official (decided by the people in charge) culture that every person must be a part of.
Instead, all cultures are respected as much as each other. In general, a multicultural society is formed when people from many different countries all migrate to one place. In the United States, multiculturalism is not clearly established in policy at the federal level, but ethnic diversity is common in both rural and urban areas.
Continuous mass immigration was a feature of the United States economy and society since the first half of the 19th century. "We should not have a multicultural society." Jeb Bush made the comment on Tuesday in response to a question from an Iowa woman working with refugees and immigrants living in the Hawkeye State.
She wanted to know how the Republican presidential candidate would help people resettling in the United States integrate into society.
Multiculturalism is a distracting detour that shifts the focus from the individual to a group identity many individuals may not otherwise have willingly joined. People sometimes drag out the whole multi-kulti routine at the first sight of a minority, reminding themselves to be more tolerant, inclusive and so on.
Scholars have even traced baseball, perhaps the most sacred of all American cultural icons, to English roots – or to the “city game,” played in London streets even before the first settlement at Jamestown.