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... Introduction The issue of interracial relations has always been among the most controversial and difficult problems in American society.Racial segregation has a long history in the US, beginning with slavery and evolving into racially separated housing, schooling, buses, and trains. Furthermore, for much of the last century, racial, gender, ethnic, and religious minorities have been facing legal exclusion and unequal treatment. Representatives of minorities were segregated into low paid and fewer prospective jobs, while some minorities – for example, Chinese or Korean – were legally forbidden to own land. Until the second decade of the last century, even white women were legally deprived of the...