Essay on To Date or Not to Date a Multicultural Girl

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To date or not to date a multicultural girl? That is the question. Nowadays, one of the hardest things to do in our lives is to find the right girl for us. We all know that we live in a ethnic country, that racism doesn’t have a meaning anymore. Junot Diaz is a Dominican-American writer who wrote “How to date a brown girl, black girl, white girl, or a halfie”, which the textual analysis of its contain a Multicultural. In this story we can point out to so many different parts, which he talks about how to date a multicultural girl. Based on Junot Diaz’s story, ethnicity is one the greatest factors that make guys treat their opposite sex differently; however, because of his word choice, by being offensive to my culture, and by trying to …show more content…
You have to a low income to be qualified to get their benefits. One of the main reasons that I chose to write my essay with a multicultural lense is that I am also coming from a foreign family, in other words; Middle Eastern. I see myself connected to this story. Junot Diaz talks about how the guys have to treat brown girls. By saying brown girls he meant Middle Eastern or Spanish cultures. But I also see that offensive to my culture, because instead of saying brown girl, he could have said Middle Eastern. And by saying black, he could have said African-American. His words choice in this story is not very respectful toward other cultures. But the funny thing is that Juan Diaz is also coming from a foreign culture. His mom is Dominican and his father is Caucasian, which makes him Dominican-American. What I believe is when you are an outsider yourself; you are in a different position than others. That leads the reader to not having enough self-confidence; in other words, you would not care to put you culture in the spot. But he also had a lot of points by saying those which I think was really close to the truth since I am also coming from that culture. As much as some of his words are really offensive but most of them will help someone who doesn't know that much about those cultures to understand them easier than before. If you think about it he is a really smart writer. By putting all the cultures from all around the

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