Top 8 Social Justice Issues Facing America

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Keywords:

social justice, racial discrimination, LGBTQ, Gendersism, Gun violence, Socioeconomics

Abstract

The research paper briefly addresses the problem of the issues of social justice facing people within the United States. A solution to this problem will establish fairness or balanced relation between persons and equality in factors such as the distribution of wealth, quality health care, gun violence, good education, and LGBTQ, and racial freedom for all people. In order to solve this problem scholars and academia’s along with social justice groups mentioned within this document should advocate local and state legislators to impact change. Taking this one approach will ensure America will be at a safer level in terms of fairness in opportunities, equality in human rights, and reduced discrimination in the United States in the coming five years.

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Published

2021-04-01

How to Cite

Clingan, P. (2021). Top 8 Social Justice Issues Facing America. SPAST Express, 1(2). Retrieved from https://spast.org/ojspath/article/view/38

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Section

Reviews & Perspectives