ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Racism is Alive

Updated on December 27, 2017




Saturday night enraged "white supremacists and neo-Nazi men marched in Charlottesville ,Virginia, carrying tikka torches yelling racist slurs against Blacks and Jews. We don't want you here-take back our street-"Blood and soil. "white supremacist and Neo-Nazi marched in Charlottesville Virginia, Jews will not replace us-we don't want you here "Blood and soil." Heather Heyes a 32 year old woman was viciously ran down by a 20 year old White supremacist who hated enough to kill.. It took the president of the United States 17 hours to address the violence that took place in the streets of Charlottesville, VA. Racism in American is a growing epidemic that is manifested by hate, bigotry and small minded people.

Trump babble about the violence blaming both sides, we want children to be safe not Trump or Obama. Donald Trump the president refused to denounce the name of the Neo-Nazi or the white Supremacists, saying both side had good people.

The next day Trump said violence was evil and bad ,calling out the name of the KKK, Neo Nazi and the white supremacist. David Duke the former leader of the KKK, email Trump that they was the one who put him in the White House. Trump went back to his ordinal statement saying when he made the first speech he didn't know all the facts, he saw both sides being bad. David Duke thanked Trump for telling the Truth. The president gave these racist groups an unambiguous push to continue their act of violence's, to any race who is not white.

racism is a discrimination Prejudice toward people based on their race and ethnicity. It is a powerful tool invented towards Black's by for centuries. Will racist ever be in the Pass? In 2008 Barrack Obama the first Afro-American was elected President, this divided the nation for some Whites, A Black man should have never been the president of the United States in the eyes of some whites.

Republicans did everything they could do to stop Obama, he was Ignored, disrespected by Republicans who refused to basically work with him. Obama was attacked by Republicans who said Obama a black man in the White House was a man with Liberal agenda. For Afro-Americans race will always be a major issue to some whites. Obama was A Black man who held the power of America in his hands and that unacceptable to some whites. Racism in America will always be here because of the color of one's skin. Famous Black's who are successful are still wearing the scars of being black. In 2017 Monday night at Fenway Park Adam Jones A player of the Baltimore Orioles was booed and yelled at by a few drunks who shouted out the N-word throwing peanuts at the ball player .

Tuesday night a Black woman singing National Anthem was discriminated against by Red Sox fan, he was reported and banned from Fenway Park for life.

As much as we want to believe racism is a thing of the past, in hindsight it will always be a struggle for Afro-Americans because of their African heritage. we saw our first Black President disrespected, humiliated and treated badly because he refused to be a yes man.

Will the N-word ever be forgotten?.

.



Racism in America will always a major issue for Black's in America

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • profile image

      Justsilvie 

      6 years ago

      I think racism stems from the fear of someone different than us and the desire to be a step above. You saw this in the south with the poor whites, who were extremely racist towards black people and in the north with the treatment of some Europeans, especially the Irish even though financially they were often in the same shoes and you see this throughout the planet.

      I have thought for years about a cure for this disease? And I have come to the opinion that we need to learn to accept and embrace our differences and then we may come to the realization we are more alike then different and there is nothing to fear.

    • jada67 profile imageAUTHOR

      Maxine Daniels Foster 

      6 years ago from Boston MA

      Racism was created thousands of year ago by a generation of people who never took the opportunity to understand each other.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)