Roles of an Ally\


Be sure to craft a tightly-written thesis statement to focus your essay.
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Avoid merely summarizing the information from our course materials in your paper. Instead, provide analysis of how the SOC 350 material specifically supports your response to the exam question.


Based on course readings, what is the role of an ally and why is this important for social changes in regard to inequality? Select one group in the U.S. society (past or present) in which an ally was significant in bringing about change for this group to discuss in detail. Make sure to clearly identify in your answer who the ally was and discuss their actions as related to the group you selected.

TEXTBOOK: Race, Class and Gender in the United
States by Paula Rothenberg. 9th edition