Essay on The American Dream And Racism

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American Dream and Racism is a major problem that have affected the United States since 20th century. When it comes to American Dream people’s think of achieve something but when it comes to Racism peoples hates one race to another race. For example African American had to face racism due of their religion and color and because of that they could not achieve American Dream. Lorraine Hansberry an African American playwright who wrote a play “A Raisin in The Sun” explores the truth of American Dream of the middle-class society which the family struggling and trying to obtain but, she is ultimately more concerned with the racism that still exist in African American Society. Lorraine Hansberry 's A Raisin in the Sun is a wonderful model of classics play based on struggles in society of African Americans that they had to face during the Civil Rights era. Hansberry 's ultimate combination of contradictory personalities and various age ranges was a dynamic performance that symbolized African American Younger families in the play during the Civil Rights period. In the play, the main purpose of using Walter 's Lee Younger in A Raisin in the Sun is to represent the African American families that make several amounts of awkward gambles, which lead to failure. Walter Lee states, “Check coming today” (Hansberry 26). Walter 's overconfidence and lack of understanding allows him to expose ultimate American victory as an accomplishment that he will achieve as a black man in an…

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