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    In everyday life, there are stereotypical images of Hispanic/Latino Americans and Black Americans in the contemporary media. Generally, these stereotypes can harm races in the society. Both races have something in common and they are being overlooked in the society. Both races received less empathy from the media such as newspapers, radio news, and television. Latinos Americans/Hispanic and Black Americans experienced negative stereotypes. Media mass should not encourage negative stereotypes on both races Latino Americans/Hispanic and Black Americans. Hispanic/Latino Americans in the media such as television, movies, and radio news influenced negative effects on people’s opinions and attitudes toward Hispanic/Latino race. They were depicted as lazy, gardeners, maids, dropouts, criminals, and less educated. Latino children do not grasp much of their own race in the media as a role model that is successful, educated, and college graduated. Basically, they were disregarded in the United States mass media. Latino Americans/ Hispanic experienced unequal treatment from the society and the media. For instance, there are unpleasant incidents in Mexico related to drug cartel killed thousands and thousands of innocent people and children, but media did not cover most of it even though if they are family members of Latino Americans in the United…

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    shows that Latinos and Hispanics have has dominated African-Americans as the largest minority group. When compared to other racial and ethnic groups they make up less than 50%. However Hispanics are the largest minority group in America. They make up 16%, African/Afro-Caribbean/Black American make up 12%, and Asians make up about 2%. Caucasians are the majority, they make up about 43% of America which is about half of the population. The Hispanic population is rapidly increasing including native…

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    During the 1900’s people from all different countries began moving to the United States. Some of these immigrants had a harder time than others. Hispanics and Latinos from Mexico and Latin American countries began to immigrate to the United States, and with that came racial identities that they had to deal with. For example, they had and continue to have classification issues among their race, so on the census they are classified as some other race (Hispanic Population, Pg. 15). According to…

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    In 1970, the United States government came up with the word to describe a person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin regardless of race. This is a word we are all familiar with when it comes to referring to this group of people. This word is “Hispanic.” At the present time, the United States Census Bureau defines race in five categories and does not specifically define Hispanic with a category of its own. The categories include: white…

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    estimating the 2050 racial composition of the U.S., and it predicts that only 49.1% of the population will be non-hispanic whites. The video supports this by stating that “By 2044, we will be a majority non-white nation.” Both sources indicate that the majority of the population will be non-white somewhere around 2044-2050. As…

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    parts of the world interact. As a Hispanic that has grown up in America and has lived in the United States for 15 year, I have combined both the American and Mexican culture. Having a mixture of both cultures can be complicated but it’s a beautiful experience and a way…

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    Hispanics/Latinos are the largest and most rapidly growing ethnic group in the United States, and Latinos/Hispanics accounted for 50% of the total population growth. The Hispanic population covers people from 26 countries. “The Hispanic culture is one of the fastest growing cultural groups in the United States. The U.S. Census data indicates that Hispanics will be the largest minority group by the year 2050” (U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1992). Hispanics in the United States includes any person of…

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    Hispanics are the largest ethnic minority group in the United States. According to data published by the Pew Research Center (Hispanic Population Trends Project 2014), Hispanics account for about 17% of the U.S. population and they are expected to surpass Whites by 2050. Similar to the immigrant groups at the turn of the 20th century, a large number of adult Hispanics are foreign born, do not speak standard American English (41%), and must go through the acculturation process to merge into…

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    Q2: African Americans African Americans constitute the oldest ethnic minority in the IS that were forced to migrate from Africa. On their arrival in the US, they were sold for the purpose of the slave trade to white Americans, most of whom owned acres of plantations were the Negros or black, as they were cold then; were forced to work in extremely dire conditions. Forced into work for almost 12 to 15 hours in the fields, this slave labor force only received meals once a day, slept on the floor…

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    Black Pride with Brown Pride African Americans and Latinos have always felt like they have been ostracized from society, for which I believe to be true considering we have always been the minorities in this country, however despite these adversities we seem to show great compassion and understanding to each other because we can relate through our livelihoods. We tend to always stay in one general area despite our culture’s way of life, our social standards, or our marginally different…

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