Unit 2: Discrimination, Ethnicity, and Religion – Online Project

The experiences of Italian Americans highlight many of the points made in this unit regarding prejudice toward ethnic groups. Visit segrata.org (the website) and explore the site, including the links under Table of Contents, for more information of the treatment of this group during World War II. In your 1-2 page response, briefly address the following questions:

What restrictions and exclusions did Italian Americans face?
What was internment and forced relocation like?
In what other ways were the everyday lives and rights of Italian Americans violated during the war?
Which other ethnic groups faced similar challenges during wartime?
Which of the personal stories presented here affected you most? Why?
When you have completed your assignment, submit it via Blackboard.