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Pros And Cons Of Bigotry

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“So when you spot violence, or bigotry, or intolerance or fear or just garden-variety misogyny, hatred or ignorance, just look it in the eye and think, 'The good outnumber you, and we always will…”- Patton Oswalt. Bigotry is when one shares their thoughts and/or feelings about another individual’s beliefs and possibly takes it to an extent where violence is involved. 9 out of 10 times the good outnumbers the bad; for example in the case known as Brown v. Board of Education, segregation in schools was ended when it was ruled that having separate schools for black and white students was unconstitutional. Bigotry has had a history of demoralizing hundreds of thousands of people like when for example the Nazis used it to demoralize Jews and others they had bitter feelings toward. Individuals have been oppressed by bigotry; they have been abused of their freedom through the creation of slavery as African Americans lost their rights to live a fair life. Worst of all, bigotry encourages violence throughout the world as terrorist groups like ISIS murder individuals that do not support their own ensuing chaos all across our planet. Bigotry can cause individuals to lose confidence and discourage one from living their life the way they prefer. Everyone has certain things they want to do to satisfy themselves, but when one shows bigotry towards somebody, he/she has demoralized that individual. Certain individuals might give up on life and live in depression not wanting to do anything
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