It was what Elvis believed, it was what his music had stood for from the start: the breakdown of barriers, both musical and racial. This is not, unfortunately, how it is always perceived 30 years after his death.
The following article is meant to illustrate the ways in which East Asians are misrepresented in the media. Their misrepresentation results in various stereotypes that can be damaging to peoples of East Asian races, but there is hope for the future.
Ida B. Wells theorized that when white women reported crimes against them, black men got lynched. This theory was long on rhetoric and short on facts. The attack on Lizzie Yeates was neither a pattern nor an anomaly. George Smith's attack on a child, like similar attacks, were ignored by Wells.
This is a free response essay I wrote in 2006 for a grade 12 politics class. We were instructed to write a response to a question that our teacher wrote on the board. I forget what that question was. Cased on the conclusion, I believe that the...
He went to the store to get some refreshments for himself and his brother No crime in that. But George Zimmerman thought otherwise. He had a very different view of the subject
The title of this hub may sound a little strange to you, especially if you're white! To you it's crazy! You've always been white! Hmmm...Maybe Not!
Many successful Black men tend to date/marry light-skinned Black women. Such women represent the idea image of beauty and femininity. They are viewed as having class and gentility- ultimate success symbols.
A comment by elleissa left on this Hub mentioned an online test created by a team at Harvard that looks at a person's automatic biases towards some groups over others. Most of us have automatic, knee-jerk reactions towards different characteristics...
You thought that only "white" people lived in Appalachia? So did I! But think again we were both wrong!