Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that answers the following questions:
- What have you learned about your own racial, ethnic, or cultural history?
- What information about diversity in the United States has helped you better understand or relate to others in ways that you may not have in the past?
- Trends in immigration will continue to shape the demographics of the United States. Extend these trends to the year 2050. What do you think the U.S. population will look like in the year 2050? Provide an example.
- What challenges do the United States face due to the diversity of its people?
- What are some benefits of a diverse society?
- What are the benefits of a diverse workforce? Do you see your industry becoming more diverse? How is developing your communication with and understanding of diverse cultures helpful in your professional life?
- In what ways might the government or media foster a climate of acceptance and cultural pluralism in the United States?
- In what three ways might individuals in the United States work together to reduce prejudice and increase appreciation for diversity?