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Response to left-of-center2012 (Original post)

Thu May 19, 2016, 07:23 AM

45. Most Americans assume we are supposed to be a "melting pot"

 

We are supposed to merge and be together as one people.

That's really how it was taught for generations. When it comes to immigrants, they are supposed to come here an become "American" and shed their origins.

The "salad bowl" concept is rather new...and not even one that is favored by all progressives.

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