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Post-Racial Society

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A post racial society is one that does not place value judgments on ethnicity. The age old ethnic prejudices, discrimination, and overt racism that have been a staple of all societies, and have cause innumerable suffering vanish with the advancement to a post-racial society. Skepticism of the post-racial ideal arises in part due to colorblindness in society. Colorblindness plays a crucial part in post-racial society, and is necessary given the cultural diversity within races, as well as new scientific evidence discrediting the concept of race all together. In the Ted Talk “the dangers of a single story”, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie describes the ignorant assumptions that are made about individuals based solely on their racial background. Adichie
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