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Racism

The first thing you should do is narrow your topic. Paradoxically, it is easier to write a long speech on a narrow topic than on a broad topic. If you try to talk about racism in general, after...

Latest answer posted January 29, 2016 7:50 am UTC

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Racism

Perhaps you could ask this question in a more detailed way so that you can get an answer that is truly helpful to you. Racism can generally be defined as the feeling that people of your own race...

Latest answer posted May 12, 2013 12:12 am UTC

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Racism

“Racialism” is a word that is used differently by different people. There are many people who simply use it as a synonym for racism. However, it also has a different meaning. Racism, of course,...

Latest answer posted December 30, 2012 4:39 pm UTC

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Racism

The racism of the white ladies of Maycomb whom Aunt Alexandra likes to entertain is based, at least in part, on self-interest. The local African Americans are a good source of cheap labor for these...

Latest answer posted January 29, 2020 11:19 pm UTC

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Racism

The difference between these two is that racism is an attitude while discrimination is an action. The two can go together, but it is not necessary that they do. Racism is the attitude that someone...

Latest answer posted November 8, 2012 3:20 am UTC

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Racism

There are at least three ways to answer this question. First, we can argue that racial prejudice and discrimination have helped white people. From before the independence of the United States...

Latest answer posted January 25, 2013 7:40 pm UTC

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Racism

Blatant racial stereotyping, particularly of African-Americans, is far less common today than it was 30 years ago. The proliferation of broadcasting networks and the increased consumer power of...

Latest answer posted November 5, 2013 9:29 pm UTC

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Racism

This question can be argued both ways. On the one hand, you can argue that the existence of HBCUs fosters racism by separating whites and blacks. In this view, racism would be reduced if whites...

Latest answer posted October 14, 2012 4:51 pm UTC

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Racism

I think that there is much in way of validity in the statement. Certainly, a strong case can be made that there is a cowardice present in seeking to eliminate dialogue, as opposed to increasing...

Latest answer posted June 16, 2012 8:39 am UTC

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Racism

Although Northerners became progressively more outraged about the institution of slavery as the nation approached a civil war, it would be inaccurate to say that Southerners were prejudiced against...

Latest answer posted September 20, 2012 7:15 pm UTC

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Racism

Kenneth and Mamie Clark, the African-American husband-and-wife team that conducted illuminating if morally questionable studies on racism during the late 1930s and 1940s were interested in...

Latest answer posted November 1, 2013 4:50 pm UTC

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