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Racism In The Movie Glory

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Throughout the movie Glory, it is clear to viewers that even when black soldiers were fighting in bloody battles to annihilate racism, it was still present in many Americans at the time. True to historical accounts, the movie Glory accurately portrays the racism towards soldiers of the 54th Regiment. When there was high tension between white and black soldiers Trip, one of the more notable and conspicuous characters from the film, was not willing to stand idle while fellow black soldiers were being insulted. This disparagement of the 54th Regiment led Trip to voice his opinion on how he believes blacks should be able to fight. However, his beliefs were perceived to be preposterous to white soldiers due to the color of their skin (Glory). Since
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