The article presented views regarding how people are defined by their religion, race, creed, culture amongst several factors. Society plays a role in determining the role that each of these various groups play in influencing the activities of society itself. In certain cases, some groups are able to exert more influence than others while others continue to remain the suppressed and the “underdogs´, in a matter of speech.
The main focus was on women in particular who have had to face several discriminatory actions over time and hence, the struggle to assume equal rights has been long and persistent. The social conventions and norms have created an unappealing world for women to live and operate in. Gender and race are the defining aspects according to which the race to success can be achieved.