The Single Story By Chimnda Adichie Analysis

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The United States is a large country. It is a country made, by immigrants and individuals from a multitude of different nations and diverse ethnicities. The issue with the public in the United States is that we can be ignorant of the background of these diverse nations, and only view them by the little we have heard about them. Ignorance is the problem stated by Chimamnda Adichie in her Ted talk presentation on the “single story”. The “single story” is not made out of malice, but unawareness, the fact that individuals only see what is identifiable about a group of individuals and attribute it to the whole group. Chimamanda Adichie is African, and with her being African she received all the baggage that is attributed to Africans, whether it

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