BC: The End
FC: Independence and How it Relates to Discrimination
1: When most people think of independence this is what comes to mind. Since America celebrates its freedom so often and covers the whole process in schools, people tend to picture the fourth of July and the constitution when independence in mentioned.
2: In todays society it seems everyone is looking for a form of independence in many different forms including teens from their parents | Another form of Independence
4: Women In the Work Force
5: At one time just getting into the work force was quite a feat for women. Now there are more women graduating than men. | There has been speculation if there is not in fact reverse discrimination against men because there has been so much focus on the women.
6: Gay Marriage
7: A common issue in modern America is the rights of same sex couples. | One of their biggest issues on the topic of marriage. | Most are not happy with the title life partner, they want to be treated just like everyone else.
9: Don't Forget the little guys! Many people get very involved when issues involve animals such as clothing with fur and animal testing. | Even though this involves animal rights, it is a form of discrimination
10: Another social issue includes stem cell research. Even though it is not for their own independence, people still fight for this cause.
12: The adjacent picture is commonly used to try and get everyone on the same page. | Religions seem to constantly be fighting for independence from one another. | Religions:
15: People are continuously fighting for their own religion and beliefs. In recent years religion has been popping up in school because of Darwin.
17: The left photo is of one of the recent riots in Iraq. This is a true symbol of modern day independence. Even in the year 2011 there is still a battle for independence. | Independence!
19: Discrimination can happen anywhere. This poster is speaking out not only to cyber bullying, yet racism specifically.
20: Discrimination does not appear to have limits. Even people with handicaps are mistreated in the work place insurance wise, and in other ways that don't just effect their pocket book.