Summary Of "A Raisin In The Sun"



The story of A RAISIN IN THE SUN about a black family stuggling through
family and economic hardships. The story ended as the head of the family Walter
took control, became a family man, and rejected an offer from a white
businessman to stay out of a white neighborhood and to stay with all blacks.
This offer disgusted the Younger family and hurt their black pride. I would like
in my own words to continue this story as I see it fit to occur. Three changes I
would make would be is Walter is forced to take action against segregation, the
grandmother passing away, and how the blacks finally became accepted and began
to enjoy and be proud of where they live.

As the Younger family moves ...

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is, in good reason, very angry and annoyed by the racist whites. He goes
over and at first tries his best to stay calm over the situation. The white
father then says, "Listen, if I ever see your son with mine, I will througth
that little black spoiled brat back into your yard." Walter becomes enraged and
hits the man directly in the face as hard as he can. This brings an upraw
amongst the Youngers and the entire community. Thus bringing the whites, even
those who weren't before, totally against the Younger family.

After the eventual calming down of the community and the lowering of
racial tensions of the blacks against the whites, grandma Ruth who paid her own
$10,000 for the house they live in dies in her sleep, but in the hapiness of
knowing her family can get along by themselves. The Younger family is at first
very upset and sad because of the death, but they relize that she is where she
really wants to be, with her husband. Beneatha is now unsure if she should go
off ...

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