Prejudice And Racism Essay

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Humanity has overcome an immense amount of hardship. We have overcame wars, diseases, natural disasters and so many more things. The biggest hardship is in the making. It is the hatred that we have for one another that is the fuel for this catastrophe. Many prominent people are speaking on this issue, but it is falling on the ears of deaf people, murder, rape, war crimes, racism are everyday events. Out of all of these, racism is something no one deserves to experience. Racism is basically prejudice and discrimination against the people of a certain race and sadly, it still prevails.

Racism has existed throughout human history. Racism can be defined as the hatred of one person by another person or the belief that another person is less than human because of skin color, language, customs, and place of birth or any other factor that supposedly reveals the basic nature of the person. It has influenced wars slavery, the formation of nation, and legal codes
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Isn’t it insane how we live in the wealthiest, most progressive country, but at the same time it is the most racist country in the world? As a sixteen year old black female who lives in the United States. I have witnessed, read stories and situations about racism and how it affects the people in our society. Even though there is so much to learn and be taught about this issue. In our Pecka Kucha project we will be focusing on how we can eliminate racism so we can live in a peaceful loving
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