African American History And Culture: Museum Analysis

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Lonnie bunch is the founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. On her first day, she approaches the receptionist and is met with blatant disrespect when Lonnie inquiries about her office being locked. Eventually she had to break into her own office when no one cares to help, my question is, was the disrespect only because she is African American? Racism is still apart of our world today, however, we’ve come a long way as a nation. This museum is a breakthrough for the African American community.
The museum embraces the African-American history, culture, and how that history shaped Americas identity. The museum aims to illuminate the dark past of African Americans while demonstrating that
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