The World Of The 21st Century Essay

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21st Century
There has been lost of change throughout history in America but the 21st century has impacted the United States more than any other century has. The 21st century is from 2001-2100. There have been tons and tons of things that have changed America in this century and it has just begun, not to long ago. That shows how impactful this century will be. Some things that have happened that have impacted America the most are 9/11 terrorist attack in 2001, Barack Obama 's election in 2008, first IPhone being released in 2007, a woman running for president in 2008, and the social media site that will change everything about the way people in America comunicate; being created in 2004. These are all important because everyone in America has been impacted by all of these things to some extent. Some events were good and some events have been tragic but we have become a better country because of it.
The year 2008 was a year that people will remember forever. On November 4, 2008 history was made; The United States of America would elect its first black president. “When all the poll results were calculated, Barack Obama had 365 electoral votes to John McCain’s 173 electoral votes”. ( Karen Sirvaitis, 88) This wasn 't just another presidential election, It was a statement for African American and minorities all over America. There has never been a minority that has had that amount of power and once it happened they finally had someone they could look up to at such a high level.…

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