A Summary Of Racial Segregation In The United States

340 Words2 Pages
The way how racialization has operated in the United States is interesting, though it is in a macabre way. When the US consolidated as a nation-state, there was a violent system, which was intentionally and explicitly exterminating and enslaving people on the basis of racial profiling. Two centuries after, “the basics” of the system remain the same, although covered by different discourses. The chapters dedicated to the 90’s decade, were specially terrifying, given the current political situation. However, the recent-past political context, seems to undermine even more racial justice. Since it gives an “impression” that outliers are “the norm”. During slavery and segregation times, discrimination was explicit, with color-blindness, it turned
Get Access