Racism : Racism And Racism

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racism: Racism-“the belief that all members of each race possess characteristics or abilities specific to that race, especially so as to distinguish it as inferior or superior to another race or races.” Imagine, 5 black men. Singing a church song still faithful for hope. Chained and cuffed together. Flies follow them as they walk by in the dry hot desert. With the white oppressor behind them yelling nasty words that poison their brain. Yet they still sing and wait and keep faith. In some states like , Illinois, `Florida, Louisiana, Arkansas (etc)20% of every 100,000,000 million people are affected by racism. Compared to other countries like islam there isn’t racism which makes America sound pretty low. Like a big country full of jerks and broken hearts, dreams, and desires. America is racist biased in multiple ways like: “Studies show that police are more likely to pull over and frisk blacks or Latinos than whites. In New York City, 80% of the stops made were blacks and Latinos, and 85% of those people were frisked, compared to a mere 8% of white people stopped.” Also “The memory of the mistreatment of one of his players still haunted him, and he secretly set out to find an African American who could integrate baseball. Rickey could have recruited the best player from the Negro Leagues, but he knew he needed more. He needed a player with tremendous self-confidence and self-esteem, but most importantly, he needed someone who could conduct himself with dignity and

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