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I Am Fascinated By Racism

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    I'm Fascinated By Racism For A Very Simple Reason.

    For me, it is incomprehensible.  Not because I think it shouldn't exist for whatever politically correct rubbish that is currently in favour, it changes every week.  What I find facinating is the fact that relatively intelligent people waste their time, thoughts and...
    cinders88 cinders88 22-25 3 Responses Sep 1, 2010

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    We Changed By Not Changing At All.

    Okay, this is the easiest way to explain the answer why?WE come into this world with a blank slate, nothing on it period. we are told that we should treat everyone fairly but socioeconomic division and ignorance becomes more to blame for these so called out liers and maybe Jimmy...
    nalu808 nalu808 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 27, 2011

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    I Suppose I Could Be Racist

    I suppose I have a lot of reasons to hate people in general.  I'm brown and  have been discriminated against on several occasions (thats another story).  However, I simply cannot find the evil inside of me that enjoys being cruel to nice/thoughtful people.  I...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 13, 2008

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    I Was and Still Am

    When I was younger, and sometimes I still do this, I would research racist groups and their symbols and tattoos, call myself educating myself on how to recognize one before I got too close on him.  Skinheads and the Aryan Brotherhood, KKK...all them.  It just fascinates...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 7, 2009

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    I Am Facinated By...

    By how many people use this out-dated term.  EP is about communication and learning.  I've communicated this idea on EP, in my life, in working with others and now.  THERE IS ONLY ONE HUMAN RACE.  We are referring to bias, prejudice, white or black or...
    mysticsovereign mysticsovereign 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 31, 2008

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    Its More About Social Equality In Pockets Rather Then Race

    but if it gets down to race ... then its about placing those disadvantaged ahead in some way... but how do you do that and make everyone happy? I have been disadvantaged all my life living in run down old rented houses and in poverty... so when something good came along...
    IceEntice IceEntice 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 19, 2013

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    Wow, Just Wow...

    It's hard to believe that racism still exists to this day.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 19, 2011

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    The Ignorance Is Real!!

    It's hard to believe that in this day and age racism still exist. The ignorance of these people kill me. I hate these kind of people with a passion. It's amazing how people think that just because you're different you are beneath them. Who the hell are these people to pass...
    ladyinrage ladyinrage 46-50, F Jun 23, 2013

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    I Am You and You Are Me....

    I will never understand racism. MOST of us are humans of some ilk. Some of us may be some form of sub-human.{I learned this from being on-line}.heh However,we all seem to have sprung from the same  maternal loins. We are brothers and sisters who enjoy the bickering that...
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F 7 Responses Jun 20, 2008

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    Not only is racism and discrimination wrong but it is a waste of of an opportunity to meet some pretty awesome people. #noracism
    countrysas countrysas 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Fascinated by human behaviour..,undergraduate in psychology + a sixth sense = so easy to read ppl. The easiest way is by their body language. I'm highly spiritual. You can say I'm...
    cherryjar cherryjar 26-30, F 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Lies. Two truths and a lie. Thats a game???? Thats disgusting. Lies and plausible deniability. And abuse of power. And arse kyssyng. And idea stealing. And...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    Is there anybody who choiced where he/she was born. I didnt choiced my ethnicity. I just mention about three things. First, there was neither any national state or racism before...
    qaan qaan 22-25, M Sep 11

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    This should also count towards ignorant people - in general. If people decide [because it is a conscious decision in my opinion] to be racist towards a certain group because of...
    seakissedjem seakissedjem 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    Race hustler? Race baiter? Race pimp? REALLY?! *rolls my eyes* I'm always intrigued whenever I hear someone say such things. These people insulate themselves from what's going on...
    HiPpIeRoNiN HiPpIeRoNiN 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I am a 20 years old half white and half black swiss homosexual boy (man) and I have lived in Switzerland all my life. And I experience racism on regular basis. The worst part about...
    MixingThings MixingThings 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I hate racism, many people believe that the world has gone past this and that discrimination doesn't exist. I'm here to tell you that this is not true, racism is very well alive...
    pricilagudi pricilagudi 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    There is no need for racism and discrimination against anybody.
    RandomUsername15 RandomUsername15 13-15, F 8 Responses Aug 23

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    If i report some people about racism i think they would learn lesson for life
    ProSolitude ProSolitude 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I've been holding this in for a long time but, there is no point of racism at all. If you know that they haven't created their own skin, then why judge them just because of that...
    WeirdOtaku WeirdOtaku 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    I'm a sensitive person but racism has kinda washed out for me... Meaning it's the same old "jokes", phrases, slurs my great grandad heard when he was a child it's more "boring...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 3

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    Being a white-passing (I'm actually mixed) person and being absolutely enraged by racism towards other races and your own is very isolating. I've been making statuses on Facebook...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 4

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    Should there be white only scholarships? this video is a good example of racism as its core, and not from who you may think.
    GrimCreeper0150 GrimCreeper0150 22-25, M 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm not a geek, but I am fascinated at how things have changed since I was born. My Dad always says he wants to catch up with technology, and I suppose it might seem liked a time...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    I am an office manager in a pediatric practice. I'm fascinated by parental behavior! I don't think I'm the perfect mom but some people are just down right crazy parents! If you...
    TonysDoll TonysDoll 31-35, F 6 Responses Aug 29

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    I don't always have standards, but when I do, you'll hate me for it. That is, if you're a lazy bum. "When I die, I want my group mates to lower me into my grave so they can let me...
    Bumblebeat Bumblebeat 61-65, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I have schizo. If any one fascinated wants to ask any questions or just talk.
    alphadecay alphadecay 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    I am fascinated by difference.. Human nature why we do and think the way we do. If I could only understand me:)
    zerena123 zerena123 36-40, F 7 Responses Sep 4

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    Fascinated mostly, but just now, also appalled. Isis. There are no words. Part of me wants to try to understand. The other part doesn't care to understand.
    EttaS EttaS 36-40, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    Yes... always ..since I was 6 years old. I do collect books and dvd which concerned Egythology. I am so very fascinated by their culture.. and yes.. I have a secret mind.. I...
    SwanLake78 SwanLake78 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    How many my age are fascinated by it??
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 4 days ago

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    I am fascinated by how many people lack common sense. It's scary.
    gotzdem gotzdem 22-25, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    There's mix races in my school and nobody has a problem with that, all of us get along well! So what's with racist people? .-.
    DysfunctionalPiano DysfunctionalPiano 13-15, F 6 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I just read a confession. Written by a girl about a man she met online. I recognised so much of myself in that confession. And so much of him. A man who's sweet of words and kind...
    anhourglass anhourglass 36-40, F 8 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Scotland stays!!!!! Yeaaah!!! "Better together."
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I like people watching. I know it's rude but I can't help it. Some woman was undressing in front of me the other day, taking her outer uniform and revealing her white shirt...
    msroguerighteous msroguerighteous 31-35, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Have you taken any risks today?
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 36-40, M 9 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    You're on a first date. It goes well. He/she agrees to go back to your place for a nightcap. The chemistry is just right. You fix each other a drink, and the music you put on is...
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 36-40, M 18 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    The Waiting is the Hardest Part…Actually, this is about a human behavior I find most fascinating – the willingness of people to wait, sometimes for days, just to be...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 51-55, M 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Would you rather live a thrilling, yet exhausting life, or a calm and peaceful life?
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 36-40, M 11 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    The awkward moment when you're out for a run, and you past people you know...(hot dudes to be exact). I'd like to think I look like this while running, but I'm not exactly at my...
    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I NEVER THOUGHT THAT MY LIFE WOULD BE THIS WAY WHEN I GET OUT IN JAIL..... ITS REALLY HARD TO EARN AGAIN THE TRUST OF THE PEOPLE AROUND ME .... BUT ITS OK ... AS LONG AS I KNOW I...
    blacknerve blacknerve 26-30 4 Responses Aug 20

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    Even in society today, I still see it sometimes. It's more covert now but it still happens. For example, say I see a group of two or three African american guys walking together in...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 22

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9BqrSAHbTc&index=85&list=WL
    Spitbak Spitbak 41-45, M Aug 24

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    The link I put out was a beautiful and simple vid about what people look like through UV lighting!The comments below that vid were shocking and totally disgusting in my mind!I also...
    Spitbak Spitbak 41-45, M Aug 24

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    I am a black woman in my thirties living in Westchester NY. When I walk in the street near my apartment, I sometimes pass in front of the guys mowing grass, they stop whatever they...
    VeronicaApplegate VeronicaApplegate 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    "Team Australia". Enough said.
    emiveritas emiveritas 18-21, F Aug 24

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    I can't believe any of it still exists. Apart from anything else, I don't like people who think they're better than anyone else. People need to recognize that all of us are just...
    somerbunni703 somerbunni703 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 25

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