During the year of 1940, discrimination, especially toward African Americans, was still a serious problem.
During the year of 1940, discrimination, especially toward African Americans, was still a serious problem.People believe that whiteness is the standard of beauty.
In this paper, I will document how parts of Morrison's speech uses situations in The Bluest Eye.
Racism is one of the most controversial issues that happened in America.
The Civil War ended in 1865, but did not put an end to the suffering of African-Americans, and for more years many laws were passed that oppressed them even more.
The first being that of the story about the blind woman and the bird.
Morrison says, "Her answer can be taken to mean: if it is dead, you have either found it that way or you have killed it....