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Racism Stereotypes

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There are many racist stereotypes that exist in our world. These stereotypes create a single story for many people. I have been singled story once long ago in middle school. Asians are always portrayed as being a nerd and smart. So because of this when I was first in middle school people never thought I was able to play basketball . Since I was good in math they classified me as the "typical Asian". At lunch I went to the basketball court and asked if I can join. They all look at me thinking I was joking, they asked me if I even know the rules of basketball. After one game they realized that I did know how to play and did not hesitate next time to let me join. This is a clear example of the dangers of a single story, they all thought I was
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