What Is Multiculturalism?

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Multiculturalism is a term which means that many people who have different cultures, traditions, or foods live in the same community. In our contemporary society, Canada, Netherlands, Australia, and France are the well-known multicultural countries in the world. In the article “The Voice of Conservatism in Europe”, the author covers the topic about the background of multiculturalism. According to the author, multiculturalism originated in the United States pursuing the Civil Rights movement in the 1960s, so, it was conveyed to the rest of the Western world through American cultural impact and was accumulated by Western Europe. In addition, economic Marxism that was the prevailing theory in the world switched to multiculturalism and maintained the censorship of anti-racism in the 1980s (Fjordman, paragraph 3, 4, page 8). Likewise, it demonstrated that multiculturalism was the controversial issue still in the past.
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