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The melting pot is a metaphor for a heterogeneous society becoming more homogeneous, the ... The exact term "melting pot" came into general usage in the United States after it was used as a metaphor ..... but being quickly labeled as Mexican, unlike in the United States, where other culture is considered foreign.

www.culturalsavvy.com/understanding_american_culture.htm

America has traditionally been referred to as a melting pot, welcoming people from ... When Christopher Columbus discovered America in 1492, he called these ...

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A melting pot is a metaphor for a society where many different types of people blend together as one. America is often called a melting pot.

www.nationalreview.com/article/436347/america-melting-pot-immigrant-culture-made-country-great

Jun 9, 2016 ... Until the late 20th century, diversity was considered a liability, not a ... The United States has always cherished its “melting pot” ethos of e ...

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May 12, 2006 ... American society has often been described as a melting pot but in ... so-called " Mayflower Pilgrims" left for America seeking religious freedom.

www.quora.com/Why-is-United-States-considered-a-melting-pot

America has traditionally been referred to as a "melting pot," welcoming people from many different countries, races, and religions, all hoping to find freedom, ...

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Dec 5, 2015 ... Though the United States once prided itself on its “melting pot” of cultures, ... In an oft-quoted passage, President Teddy Roosevelt called for ...

www.thecrimson.com/article/2014/3/5/harvard-not-melting-pot

Mar 5, 2014 ... And can you blame me? Despite the movement towards a more diverse and integrated society, America still isn't the melting pot it claims to be.

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The idea of the melting pot is not what many think it is. At one time, the United States was considered a melting pot due to the many different backgrounds of the  ...