Great Migration Research Paper

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In the following paragraphs I will address the migration of African Americans, and will formally refer to this specific group as Black Americans. One of the most interesting movements in history was the “Great Migration”. During this time period many black Americans found an alternative for a better life. Many travelled to different parts of the country, mainly relocating to the urban cities such as; New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, and Detroit. Adjusting to this new life style would be a complication that many Black Americans would face. Relocating from a rural environment to this urban life imply acquiring jobs, which would be difficult to attain due to the atrocious belief of color superiority. Even though segregation was not legalized
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