Analyze the Home -Front Experiences of Two of the Following Groups During the Second World War.

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The United States joined World War II in 1941. During this time the United States’ home front was already rich in its ethnic diversity. Some of those ethnic circles included Mexican, Japanese’s, Jewish, and African American people. The United States entrance to the war caused changes to all races at home. Two of the most particularly affected ethnicities affected by the war were the Japanese and African American population. At the home front the African American population seemed to benefit from the war. Meanwhile the Japanese population at the home front suffered dearly because of the war. Before the war African Americans in the United States were still suffering from racism and were still being treated unfairly. Though slavery had ended in 1865 in the United States almost all white men and women seemed to have a strong unlinking towards African Americans. With the United States entrance to World War II a lot of defensive jobs opened up in the cities. There was a big demand for workers in these cities which attracted many African Americans to migrate into the cities from the southern states. This was a big chance for African Americans to find better jobs and better lives. African Americans were also now a big part of the military forces of the Unites States. This gave way more African Americans seeking more equality amongst the army life and work force in the home front. This whole movement brought about the creation of the Congress of Racial Quality in 1942. CORE basically challenged the idea of segregation in cities like Chicago, Detroit, and Denver. With their protection in the work force African Americans started getting more involved in music and sports. With this they also gained popularity amongst the nation which led to a bit more acceptance. Before the war the Japanese population lived peacefully amongst all the other populations. It was not until
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