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I Am Fascinated By Racism

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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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    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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    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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    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'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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    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 Sep 13

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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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    So... I've been reading some of the post and comments on here in this "experience"... In some of the comments there where racist comment... ( it's so ignorant) I hope most of you...
    MsAnonymous1 MsAnonymous1 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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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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    No need for it. I'm a happily married white woman, my husband is Bi-Racial,we have 3 kids & another on the way. My Husbands Great Grandparents came to the UK from the Bahamas in...
    foreverinblue foreverinblue 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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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 6 days ago

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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 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    This was the first time I've experienced racism in my life. I have no idea how to handle it. I've copied and pasted his comments in to the comment section, because EP won't let me...
    LittleStain LittleStain 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    The differing peoples and races of Mother Earth have by historical socio anthropological development adapted to parts of the Earth in which they were originally settled. The Ages...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    F@&! RACISM! It has no place in this world. It doesn't matter what your background is, where you come from, what you believe in or what sex you are.. if you show me respect and...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 3 Responses 1 day 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 Sep 14

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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 Sep 15

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

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    I am fascinated by how many people lack common sense. It's scary.
    gotzdem gotzdem 22-25, F 6 Responses a week 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 4 days ago

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    I am also fascinated by animal behaviour
    Kittenpowee Kittenpowee 31-35, F 12 Responses 1 day ago

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    How can we expect 18 year olds to make the biggest decisions of their lives when three months ago they needed special permission to use the bathroom
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I am interested in anthropology, so of course I am also fascinaed by human behavior. Even more so now that I have yet again had to survive being used and abused. The more I study...
    kitty42812 kitty42812 36-40, F 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Why do we want things that we can never have? Does the grass always seem greener?
    minnadt minnadt 46-50, M 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Just realized I finally wore a hole though the sole of my shoe. Hey, that sounds like a country music lyric!! Winning!
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 36-40, M 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    One of my favorite games to play is when I am stopped at a stop light, I stare at the person in the car next to me and see how long it takes them before they feel it and notice. I...
    wonderwomancats wonderwomancats 13-15, F 7 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I play in a band. One audience held a college girl and her two male friends. Her two male friends were loving the show, which made the college girl jealous. She started yelling...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I can never understand what occurs in someones head to be mean and make fun of someone to their face or near them. I'm waiting for my college art class to start and there is this...
    amandawarren amandawarren 18-21, F 9 Responses 46 mins ago

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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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