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I Hate Racism and Discrimination

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    watched the movie "The help" tonight with my

    family. cried like a baby when watching the movie, a very worth watching movie. I have got the book too, will read the book too. I really hope that there is one day in our world totally no racism and discrimination based on skin color, and all different races can live...
    Ami6 Ami6 41-45, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    Look, Mommy! ...Black people!!

    I'll share a funny story because some of you may appreciate it. Despite the fact that we're Unitarian, we sent my son to a private Christian grammar school because it was, academically, the best school in our area. The school was popular among Christian blacks in our area so the...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 10 Responses Jun 29, 2012

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    Zero tolerance. If you're racist you're ignorant

    and honestly don't deserve to live in this world.
    chloejune chloejune 18-21, F 21 Responses Jun 25, 2014

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    I think black is beautiful.

    I am an asian and people here love white people. The brighter your skin more popular you are. Meanwhile brown to dark brown considered as poor people ( because darker skin tone associated with farmer who spent time on field ) . Many advertisement offer cosmetic products that...
    thetruealien thetruealien 22-25, M 9 Responses Mar 30, 2014

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    why? it's just a game

    but you made me feel "fault" what do you mean? What do you want? huh? you wanna, you winner in the game?
    galardobaho galardobaho 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    0zzy2597 0zzy2597 16-17, M 7 Responses Jan 18

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    I do. I really hate it.

    but I cnt do anything about it. I experienced it a few times. and it hurts. it will make you cry. when I was young I went to a historically segregated school. so the school was still mostly white. though I'm mixed race I'm still darker so I was treated different. today I don't...
    laverso laverso 18-21, F Mar 19

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    Disabled People Face Discrimination

    i have aspergers syndrom and i have a learning disability i have faced name calling and not getting jobs people are people no mater what and need to be treated with respect
    stuwebb2 stuwebb2 51-55, M 25 Responses Mar 29, 2012

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    so a few days ago, I went to the pharmacy to

    pick up some meds...the pharmacist(who was a white dude) kept trying to make conversation with me...we were talking for a while, when my grandma called...she's full mexican and speaks no english...so I answer the phone in spanish...apparently this dude thought I was white, kuz...
    mycatisbettrthanyurs mycatisbettrthanyurs 18-21, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    Martin Luther King Jr.

    Gave his life to EQUALITY! Women died winning the right to vote so we could be EQUAL... But these days we have black pride creating dating sites like "black people meet" and black literature classes etc. and the hardcore anti-male feminists are calling for an all female congress...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 14 Responses Mar 17

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    **** Cheney: Obama, Eric Holder Are 'Playing

    The Race Card' Former Vice President **** Cheney accused President Barack Obama and Attorney General Eric Holder of "playing the race card" by saying attacks against them have been racially motivated. "I think they're playing the race card, in my view. Certainly we haven't...
    padraig17325 padraig17325 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 17

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    Few are wise enough. But some help heal us.

    http://youtu.be/UtBsl3j0YRQ
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    Racism is annoying me.

    ..!!!!! so much!!! people just dont understand it because its not to be understood its all about hatred, superiority and trying to get on "top" lets be honest... if there was no other ethnicity of people it would be hair colour, eye colour even lengths of nose's... that must show...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 13 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    TjDee is racist so if she messages you

    or adds you, block her to avoid the ignorance of this girl.
    Quietguy1234 Quietguy1234 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    4evamaureen 4evamaureen 22-25, F 23 Responses May 12, 2014

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    Plenty. But possibly hypocritically.

    Since i abhor pedos too.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 20

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    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    Today at work I expressed

    that I am a supporter of gay and lesbian relations and I was threatened and told by these two guys that they were gunna jump me....because that's that's how to handle something wtf!? Lol
    Jwolf1342 Jwolf1342 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Oh I'm sorry, did my opinion

    and shared experience about racism make you uncomfortable because I'm white? Weird...
    dreamingoptimist dreamingoptimist 22-25, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't understand why people get on a board

    that states I hate racism and discrimination to spread more hate, racism, discrimination, ignorance and stereotypes.
    kfg4279 kfg4279 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 18

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    I HATE and LOATHE when people say racism no

    longer exists. If you are a white person, to you it never and will never exist not to you. Just because you might not impose discrimination to others, does not mean people do not go through it. Discrimination exists in many forms, and my most resented form is comedy. Making fun...
    Offing Offing 18-21, F 59 Responses Jan 26

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    Love Dont Hate Not Racismdontdiscrimonatoin

    I WOULD LOVE TO SEE A DAY WHERE EVER ONE LOVE EACH OTHER AND WANT JUDGE ON COLOR SIZE SHAPE I LIKE TO SEE THAT DAY WHERE RACISM AND DISCRIMINATION IS A THING OF THE PASS WHERE NAME CALLING  IS A THING OF THE PASS, WHERE WE CAN ALL  LOVE KNOW MATTER WHAT  COLOR SIZE  WHEN DO...
    lisaheavy lisaheavy 51-55, F 22 Responses Jul 7, 2013

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    Some peoples statments on EP have deeply hurt

    my feelings. I get it. You have an opinion. But dont try to impose your views on me. I have had people tell me they hate Islam. If you want to read these ridiculous statements, read the comments on my staus on 'I am a muslim'
    AmIKawaiiYetSenpai AmIKawaiiYetSenpai 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 3, 2014

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    "You're White. You don't know how it feels.

    You can never understand what it's like to be racially discriminated against" If I had a dollar for everytime I heard that or the similar I'd be a freaking millionaire. Racism exists in all forms and can come from anyone. Just because I'm White, it doesn't automatically mean I...
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie 18-21, M 16 Responses Feb 6

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    chelsxx chelsxx 13-15 29 Responses Jun 25, 2014

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    Every one needs to stop hatin'

    and start to accept people for who they are!
    carmencyr43 carmencyr43 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    My husband and I are people of African descent.

    We are not American citizens. We decided to spend our 2014 vacation in NYC. On September 11th 2014. We decided to walk from Canal street to Times Square for sight seeing purposes. On our walk we decided to stop off at Barnes and Noble's (to purchase a map)to our regret. When we...
    KS2015 KS2015 26-30, F 16 Responses Jan 10

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    i cant stand what this world has come to now

    and days, my brother is a cop... But he's a great one and the people in his county respects him because he respects them. he does his job and sometimes go above it, heres an example: he was in a parking lot in a car there was a woman sitting in her car holding her child, & had...
    ashworrell ashworrell 18-21, F 13 Responses Jan 16

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    So where are all different

    but it. Doesn't matter whether we're black or white or in between. We're all red on the inside
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    The beauty queen criticized

    for not being Japanese enoughBy Will Ripley, CNNTokyo (CNN)A biracial beauty queen in Japan is facing criticism for not being Japanese enough.Half-Japanese and half African-American, Miss Nagasaki Ariana Miyamoto is the first-ever mixed-race Miss Universe Japan.Some say she...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    The color of my skin seems to give people a

    reason to mistreat me. I've been beaten by girls at school, on a daily basis I always put up with the same thing - just for being the way I am. What reason does any person have to treat another different just because of the color of their skin? My brother was beaten to death...
    HiddenDestruction HiddenDestruction 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 22

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    Let'S Be Fair.

    Discrimination is not helping, why do people enjoy when they discriminate people because it is funny? How about the feeling of the person they criticize? Well a lot of Lesbians, Gays, Bi-sexuals, and also the transgenders had been criticize. I'm proud to say that I'm a lesbian...
    YourQueen YourQueen 18-21, F 12 Responses May 2, 2013

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    THE BLOG Playing the 'Colorblind' Card: 3 Truths

    that Social Colorblindness Tells Us Charles Orgbon III 02/18/2015 "I don't see race," came flying at me as a rebuttal during a discussion on white privilege and white ignorance with a friend of mine. I had to pause and dig deeper into my friend's comment. As I began exploring...
    padraig17325 padraig17325 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 17

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    Don't judge a book by its cover is like 'DON'T

    JUDGE A PERSON BY THEIR COLOR'
    MaryJay712 MaryJay712 16-17, F 6 Responses Oct 28, 2014

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    If you're racist, I won't talk to you.

    Its that simple. I don't understand why some people think one race is better than the other. It just doesn't make sense to me. We're all equal so get over your self and move on.
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    CSCE720 CSCE720 13-15, F 4 Responses May 23, 2014

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    A half Japanese and a half African American

    girl was awarded Miss Universe Japan recently. I am glad to hear the news. While some people are wondering if she could represent Japan because she is so called a "haafu", I want to say Japan is not 100% of the same racial origin. Something like 1% or 2% of the people have other...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I know this isn't the popular opinion,

    but I hate racism against anyone who's white. Don't get me wrong. I hate racism in general. I'm half and half and I've experienced racism from the insults, to the back-handed compliments, to the subtle rudeness "I'm better than you" attitude. But not just white people...
    Livcoxox Livcoxox 18-21, F 12 Responses Mar 17

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    As a Black person who continues

    to battle racism almost on a daily basis, today, my heart, is in Selma.Never forget their sacrifices! 
    HiPpIeRoNiN HiPpIeRoNiN 31-35, M 8 Responses Mar 7

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    What's wrong with someone's skin color?

    Oh they're brown, guess that means they aren't allowed to have regular jobs and the same respect as a white person. As a white person, I sometimes get more "respect" from certain authorities, unlike some of my dark skinned classmates. And it's disgusting. I mean really? Even the...
    HannahMarieX HannahMarieX 18-21 19 Responses Jan 12

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    It boggles my mind that people would choose

    such an insignificant and minor variation between us to focus on. I understand that it is easy to pick race because it is so physically present. I also understand that unlike other things that are also different, race stays with a group of others whereas other characteristics...
    ProgressivelyCurious ProgressivelyCurious 61-65, M 2 Responses Mar 17

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    So this random 40 year old man decided e wanted

    to message me with this racist crap. So to him since I'm black I must be on food stamps, eat friend chicken and watermelon constantly, have tons of babies as a teen mom, not know who the father of the kids, not know who my own father his because my mother slept around, have a...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 18-21, F 17 Responses Jan 24, 2014

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    What I'm currently thinking: Always feels like

    men are on one side of a line, females are on the other, we put on military uniforms and go onto a social war. It always starts when one person posts something on EP, and it just gets bigger and bigger until the day ends.. calms down, then repeats the next day. I think if people...
    FortyTheRapper FortyTheRapper 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    We are all humans and god creation.

    We shouldn't hate each other just because we are black,w hite, women, old, or have different nationalities. It only matters what you do. What you are deep inside is important not outside
    JennyG16 JennyG16 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    It's crazy how many racist people are out there

    in this day and age....I met someone one here and we were chatting and talking found alot of things in common but then when she found out I was black, she immediately blocked me...I hate this world. why does the color of my skin keep me from making friends? I such a sweet guy...
    Quietguy1234 Quietguy1234 18-21, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Well I'm not gonna write out everything

    regarding my experience to this so ill just do a summary.. Being the only white kid on my football team, a rap lover, one of the only white kids at my schools and a "non stereotypical white guy" (regarding prep and wealth) brought a lot of hate towards me..
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 8 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Why are these still things in modern society?

    Why were they ever things? If you subscribe to creationism, we're all children of God and he loves us all equally. If you subscribe to evolution, we're all still the same species, we come from the same ancestry, just adapted to different climates and terrains. Judging people on...