Is there regional or intraracial prejudice within your particular ethnic or racial group?
For example, as a Black woman, my mother who was from South Carolina indicated that as a Black Southerner, she experienced prejudice from Black Northerners who considered Black Southerners to be backwards. Beyond the American circle, Black Caribbeans looked down upon Black Americans. Within the Black Caribbean community, there are rifts between Black Jamaicans & Black Haitians.
Even liberal whites readily engage in redneck jokes mocking poor whites. It is both racist and classist.
by Will Apse 2 years ago
I come from a white working class background, so I'm pretty familiar with this issue. My parents were not that bad. They colluded with racism without actively promulgating racist views or working up false justifications. They were typical of the low level racists in the UK at the time. The black...
by G. Diane Nelson Trotter 5 years ago
Explain the difference among racism, prejudice, and discrimination.All three words are often used interchangeably. Misuse and overuse obscure issues and make them difficult to address.
by The Medicine Man 3 years ago
Are Black People Displaying Color Prejudice With Their Dark Skin versus Light Skin Issue?
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