Are American Values Being Upheld Essay 2020 American Studies


Title (Dublin Core)

Are American Values Being Upheld Essay 2020 American Studies

Description (Dublin Core)

This essay was produced as a part of the American Studies program at California High School in San Ramon, California. The essay is in response to the prompt "Is America currently living up to its core values?" This essay argues that America is not living up to its core ideals of treating everyone equally and being a model society because of discrimination towards minorities and mishandling of the Covid-19 pandemic. It also includes references to the following modern events: systemic racism, black lives matter movement, covid 19 pandemic, and current presidency.
Essay for American Studies 11th Grade

Date (Dublin Core)

Event Identifier (Dublin Core)

Partner (Dublin Core)

Type (Dublin Core)


Controlled Vocabulary (Dublin Core)

Curator's Tags (Omeka Classic)

Contributor's Tags (a true folksonomy) (Friend of a Friend)

Collection (Dublin Core)

Linked Data (Dublin Core)

Date Submitted (Dublin Core)


Date Modified (Dublin Core)


Date Created (Dublin Core)


Item sets

This item was submitted on September 8, 2020 by [anonymous user] using the form “Share Your Story” on the site “A Journal of the Plague Year”:

Click here to view the collected data.

New Tags

I recognize that my tagging suggestions may be rejected by site curators. I agree with terms of use and I accept to free my contribution under the licence CC BY-SA