Racism And The Black Males Essay

1023 Words Dec 4th, 2016 5 Pages
Over the years, racism has been terrorizing many minorities in the United States. Many white people feel they are the superior race and everybody else is beneath them.

Young black males have been stereotyped as criminals and hoodlums, in which many have been killed off of assumptions and not actually facts or proof of being a threat to somebody. For example, Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, and many other African Americans have been accused of being a threat to people for no apparent reason. In which has resulted in death.

Many minorities get harassed everyday and are not getting the justice they deserve, that has to end now. Minorities have been racially profiled a lot, and many people are targeting them based on their skin color.

With recent President-elect Trump, who has thrown shots at "the African-Americans" labeling us as "the African-Americans" and saying we all live in inner-cities, and unemployed, and uneducated.

Well actually in fact according to us news the graduation rate for African-Americans have risen from 42.4% in 2003 to 46.8% in 2013, gaining a 4.4%. In which shows that even though the number is lower compared to whites (64.6% in 2013) African Americans are improving over time and becoming more and more educated by the year.

What does this all have in common with? Well, during the Thanksgiving holiday, I, Austin Tuck was racially profiled while out to eat with my family.

Usually my mom, Tammy Tuck, would cook me and my family dinner during the…

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