The African-American Situation

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Outline: Views on the African-American Situation The three texts all deal with subject of the African-American situation in the present America. A lot have changed in America since the civil rights movement began in the 60’s. A black president is leading the country, but has that at all affected the general view on African-Americans? The texts all raise the same questions: what has changed? What needs to change? And lastly, how do we accomplish the changes? But this seems to be where the resemblances come to an end. The three texts all contain very different answers to the questions above. The first text, “Black Is Being Seen in a Whole New Light” by Yolanda Young, has an overall optimistic view on the situation in America. The writer describes
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