Essay on Rebellion for Change

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In life there are many situations where rebellion is required for change and improvement. Some are simple, like growing up and learning not to do certain things and others are more complex like when a group of people stand up for what they believe, for example, women’s rights and black’s rights. I believe that rebellion is healthy for any growing society. There are many things that we do not agree with, whether it is the law or our parent’s instructions. By rebelling we can change our society and/or ourselves for better.
One type of rebellion is when a child or teenage goes against the rules set in order to find out what is wrong with going against the rules. To illustrate, a child walks into a candy store with his mother. He is in shock
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Rebellion occurs in all age groups whether it is children, teenagers, adults, or even senior citizens. Most rebellion occurs in either small groups or singularly but occasionally they are bigger.
What do women’s rights and black’s rights have in common? They are both acts of rebellion that were required to direct society towards the better light. The fights for rights that have occurred throughout American history are undeniable. People had to go through unbelievable amounts of misery to get us where we are today. Kozol feels that if a group of … people get together and made a scene about what they feel is wrong then we would “finally be forced to listen.”(436) This author proves that when a group of people get together and rebel it can make people see what is truly going on, so others can seek change. It is necessary for everyone to take a stand in what they believe is truly right; just like the people before us did. Many people in history have shown incredible amounts of courage; they have stood up and fought for what they believed was right; this is the way to change.
Rebellion is like a person with a favorite old pair of shoes. A person may be afraid to throw away their favorite worn out shoes, but after awhile it is time for change when the shoes no longer do their job. This is a great example of what happened when the black society was tired of being treated like objects. They protested and went against the old pair of shoes, which in this case

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