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But then David discovers that Vera is the daughter of the Tsarist officer who directed the pogrom that forced him to flee Russia.
C., where the immigrant protagonist declared: Understand that America is God's Crucible, the great Melting-Pot where all the races of Europe are melting and re-forming!
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The melting pot is a metaphor for a heterogeneous society becoming more homogeneous, the different elements "melting together" into a harmonious whole with a common culture or vice versa, for a homogeneous society becoming more heterogeneous through the influx of foreign elements with different cultural background with a potential creation of disharmony with the previous culture.
The desirability of assimilation and the melting pot model has been reconsidered by proponents of multiculturalism, In the 18th and 19th centuries, the metaphor of a "crucible" or "smelting pot" was used to describe the fusion of different nationalities, ethnicities and cultures.
It was used together with concepts of the United States as an ideal republic and a "city upon a hill" or new promised land.