The book Outcast United by Warren St . David is about categories of refugee family members that come into a small community in America by around the world in an attempt to start a better life through employment, education and even sporting activities. Throughout all their journey in Clarkston, Atlanta they had to come a large number of obstacles to satisfy the American Dream. Coming from unpleasant runs into with the law enforcement officials, violent bande, to the hardship on the soccer field, resettlement in Clarkston was not uncomplicated thing to do, in spite of your age. Together with the negative runs into the Clarkston refugees had to face, is definitely resettlement genuinely possible?
Chike Chime, a long time resident of Clarkston who had been also a Nigerian immigrant, was one of the many townspeople that were troubled by the racial profiling by police. 5 years ago while Chime was going to the pharmacy officer Timothy Jordan taken him above; which mixed up Chime as they was unaware of why he was being stopped. As Official Jordan acknowledged the home window of the car Chime began to get his license by his budget, which arrived off as a threat to Jordan. With out explaining for what reason Chime was pulled over, Michael jordan preceded to drag Chime out of the car and party him at the back of the head together with the flashlight. The moment Chime attempted to plead with all the officer, Michael jordan sprayed him in the face with Cayenne petrol. Later inside the chapter this stated " Jordan thought Chime was a recently arrived refugeeвЂќ (St. John 83). Chime was clearly not only a refugee, he had lived in Clarkston for nearly twelve to fifteen years. Although because of his dark skin area he in shape the profile of a recently arrived asylum, he was segregated by his appearance certainly not how this individual reacted to getting pulled over. " вЂќThey're in America now, Test said in the immigrants and refugees. " Not AfricaвЂќ(85). Jordan saying this just shows that him and the other police of Clarkston happen to be treating them differently since they're in the usa now.
One more issue that arose if the refugees started out arriving was the out break of gangs. Many of the...
Offered: St . David, Warren. Outcast United. New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2009.