Racial discrimination is a problem in most countries. People are denied access to education or political office because of the color of their skin or their cultural background. The United Nations works to eliminate racial discrimination, so that everyone has the same opportunities.
A poster in Prague (Czech Republic) says, "Wrong Time Wrong Place? Everybody is Sometimes in Minority."
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- 5.3 Demonstrate an understanding of the economic, political, and social effects of World War II, the Holocaust, and their aftermath (i.e., 19301950) on the United States and South Carolina.
- MWH.5 Demonstrate an understanding of the Modern Age from 1933 to present day.