Fences: Alcoholism
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Alcoholism in minority families and why people drink
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Alcohol and Minorities

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This articles talks about the alcohol related problems in minority groups. Minority groups have genetic traits that might either protect them from becoming alcoholic or cause them to actually becaome an alcoholic.

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Alcohol Use and Related Problems Among Ethnic Minorities in the United States

The survey shows that the use frequent use of alcohol among whites decresed but increased among blacks and hispanics. Many of of alcohol users had alcohol related problems like problems with their spouces or with the police. This relates to troy in Fences he is a minority and is a heavy user of alcohol and has problems with his wife and his son.

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Alcohol and Minorities

The article talks about how different ethnicities have different alcohol drinkning problems, alcohol problems, the different consequences of the use of alochol in the differnent minority groups and the factors that relate to why people drink.

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Alcohol Addiction and Abuse | BlackWomensHealth.com is the premier online destination for health and wellness resources for and about African-American women and their families.

This article shows that alcholism is not such a big problem in black women but they still have to deal with it because of their spouces. So it shows that black males have a problem with alcoholism but not as much as white males do. Alcoholism is many times related to stress. Alcoholism in minority families might be because of racism, sexual exploitation, and poor relationships between black males and women.

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