I Hate Racism and Discrimination

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    I can't believe that

    so many people are supporting Trump. He brings out the worst in humanity. I pray that people will come out in hordes to vote against him.
    kbmead kbmead
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Mar 13

    I met a guy online, we hit it off right away,

    however things changed when he found out that I'm black.
    Gadder Gadder
    31-35, F
    28 Responses May 8, 2015

    I admire Martin Luther King Jr.

    He'd be very disappointed with today's society. I have an upstairs neighbor who is black, Im white. He's been harassing me for almost 4 years. I wonder if it has to do with the fact that Im white? I had contacted the Housing Discrimination Hotline to report to them about the...
    noaht43 noaht43
    41-45, T
    2 Responses Mar 21

    Sometimes, I feel discriminated against,

    but it does not make me angry. It merely astonishes me. How can any deny themselves the pleasure of my company? It's beyond me. does neale hurston
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 21

    "You're white" "You're black" First of all,

    no. They're light-skinned and they're dark-skinned. That's how I tend to put it. What's the point of life, if everyone has the same features? Don't we value diversity? Because we have people of so many races, we have experienced a lot of problems, but we've come to solve them or...
    LastAlone LastAlone
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 19

    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
    22-25
    17 Responses Jan 12, 2015

    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

    A 39-year-old Milwaukee man methodically shot

    and killed three of his neighbors at point-blank range last weekend at an apartment complex on the city's south side, according to a criminal complaint filed Thursday. Dan J. Popp faces three counts of first-degree intentional homicide in the deaths of Jesus R. Manso-Perez, 40...
    StaleCrackers StaleCrackers
    70+
    3 Responses Mar 19

    In the world full of Apples,

    Oranges, Strawberries, Bananas, Papayas, ... Do you think, as an Apple, you are right to discriminate against an Orange because of the reason it is an orange? XD
    whyacinth whyacinth
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 1

    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
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Jan 16, 2015

    I dont understand why people hate me

    because im from Iraq. Ive done nothing wrong. I try to be nice but still so many people have to hate on me. I dont understand why would you hate me for that
    Hgaood Hgaood
    16-17, M
    16 Responses Aug 24, 2015

    I dislike judging a person's skin

    but the truth of the matter is that as a human specie we'll continue to discriminate race, sex, ethnicity, attractiveness , body types, etc etc. And unfortunately sometimes skin color does judge a person's personality. No matter how far as a society we advance it's human...
    joshuaruiz1945 joshuaruiz1945
    13-15
    2 Responses Mar 20

    Dear @the guy who blocked me,

    You were d 1st person to message me... then ur 2nd quest was about my nationality... & ur 3rd step was to block me. Well...I had a smile on my face when u did that.By doing so u just made me feel how lucky I m to have d friends in my EP circle who accepted me as their friend...
    dancingdew dancingdew
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Apr 3, 2015

    I hope for a more civilised

    and educated world for my and everyone's children, a world in which racism and discrimination become better understood and less prevalent.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 19

    Even though the laws have changed my

    grandmother still takes us to the back of the bus when we go downtown in the rain. "It's easier", my grandmother says, "than having white folks look at me like I'm dirt". But we aren't dirt. We are people paying the same fare as other people. When I say this to my grandmother...
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Sep 28, 2015

    Hey I'm new here I was on here

    before I'm a gay 16 year old from Ireland and I guess I just want to express my feelings and views in a healthy environment so here it goes , as a gay I face quite a lot of discrimination in my country as its not widely accepted but that not what I'm going to talk about , I am...
    whynot101 whynot101
    16-17, M
    Mar 9

    This is a rant about the Ferguson situation.

    If I offend anyone in the process of posting this story, well I could give a crap. Officer Darren Wilson was absolutely wrong for shooting Mike Brown, but not because he was white and the victim was black. Come on, people! This is 2014, not 1965. I know this is hard for some...
    ScrewYouSociety ScrewYouSociety
    18-21, M
    21 Responses Nov 28, 2014

    So this black girl graduate gets her job revoked

    until she agrees to take out her long neat braids. Her braids looked very nice and clean, and just done, but according to this dude, they didn't meet company guidelines.SIGH.So this style just like afros and twists and locs is also considered unprofessional. Here we go again...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe
    22-25, F
    16 Responses Dec 1, 2015

    Racism, Discrimination against Islam Hey

    people:) Wishing everyone the best. I'm a female Muslim who wears a hejab and I'm currently doing my Masters degree and living in the Uk. Many people whether online or offline, associate Islam or us Muslims with a terrorist mafia group called ISIS. To get things straight, the...
    ILoveAllah ILoveAllah
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Apr 2

    As a society, I think we are improving.

    Unfortunately, some of us have grown up surrounded by both, and we take on the mantle from an early age, it being more difficult to shake off the older you get. It was interesting working as a consultant with a split week, part in Tower Hamlets, and part in Bath. Bath was not...
    TValentine TValentine
    56-60, M
    Mar 31

    my home state of Texas has done it again.

    arrested a middle eastern looking, American, Muslim kid for making a clock. they thought it was a bomb. way. to. go.
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie
    22-25, F
    46 Responses Sep 16, 2015

    When I was in U.S (for summer break).

    My mom send me to a camp. And they were constantly search my pockets like I was some thief. Worst summer ever. I still wonder if it was because I was black or a foreigner.
    Care2Love Care2Love
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 12

    Troll or genuine? It's been a long day

    and I didn't care to find out.
    ThePowerbroker ThePowerbroker
    22-25, M
    Mar 26

    "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
    11 Responses Feb 6, 2015

    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
    22-25, F
    48 Responses Jan 26, 2015
    chelsxx chelsxx
    16-17
    28 Responses Jun 25, 2014

    ...because skin colour means nothing,

    it's the person inside that counts and I can't believe that some people are so shallow.
    stephanie29 stephanie29
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Nov 12, 2015

    I believe everyone deserves to be given equal

    respect as a human being - ethnicity and culture should not matter - then we will truly belong to the human race .
    Stephenrko Stephenrko
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Apr 4

    I love Queen, Areosmith,

    Rick Springerfield, Green Day and so on. A few white people were shocked that I like stuff. This one woman said, "It's shocking that you like that type if music because most black people don't know or listen to artists like that and there's not a lot of black people in rock...
    MissILovePassion MissILovePassion
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Mar 29

    I'm coming home from work

    and behold there was a long parade of white people in big trucks with confederate flags in them. Yelling, cursing, screaming, and harassing random black people as they went by. One guy was walking his dog and one truck cut him off (barely missing the poor dog) and yelled out...
    kitakat00 kitakat00
    26-30, F
    9 Responses Jul 11, 2015
    randomandfriendlystranger randomandfriendlystranger
    16-17, F
    11 Responses Mar 19

    There's so many more races in the US

    that are immigrants, yet everyone seems to have this nasty hate for us Mexicans. Smh
    coraimaal coraimaal
    18-21, F
    21 Responses Apr 13, 2015

    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...
    JackMann JackMann
    22-25, M
    22 Responses Jan 17, 2015

    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
    15 Responses Jan 24, 2014

    What I find especially irritating is

    that Minority Leaders have become the biggest racists! The divisiveness of the current administration has set racial discrimination back 50 years. And if you are wondering why so many - I can't call them leaders because real leaders inspire and motivate - spew hatred and stir up...
    AlbertSAT AlbertSAT
    66-70, M
    1 Response Mar 9

    you know those dating sites

    that are exclusive to certain races? isn't that kind of racist?
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie
    22-25, F
    15 Responses Mar 28

    I attend a predominantly white school "the

    University of Florida" I'm not the typical person you see there, I'm Jamaican & Indian, I have long hair & etc I get looked at funny I guess because I'm different...so one day I walked past a white woman on my way to my Astro Physics class...she clinched her purse and gave me...
    Mvrcus Mvrcus
    22-25, M
    14 Responses Oct 12, 2015

    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
    56-60, M
    24 Responses Mar 29, 2012

    I'm young and light skin

    and the majority of guys I like are white and they think because some black girls are unpleasant and disagreeable, doesn't mean I am.
    Asiiaa Asiiaa
    13-15, F
    Mar 27

    Indian men face discrimination from the western

    world. Generalizations and false accusation.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    14 Responses Mar 31

    I have experienced it a few times now.

    At home in Marseille and here in Paris. It is a calamity for the abuser really because they have been so upset by someone or some occasion that they lose their reason. Colour is only skin deep. A person is more than their outside appearance and to judge them just by this is...
    Dieudonneso Dieudonneso
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 22

    Nixon advisor admits

    that War on Drugs were really a war on Black people and Hippies http://www.cnn.com/2016/03/23/politics/john-ehrlichman-richard-nixon-drug-war-blacks-hippie/index.html
    StaleCrackers StaleCrackers
    70+
    5 Responses Mar 26

    "You're pretty for a black girl.

    " "You must be mixed with something. No way you're just black. You're so pretty!" "I would date you but you're black that would be weird." "You sound white. Thank goodness." So, I learned how to take a timed photo so I won't need hands. Big accomplishment because I never knew...
    EbonyChild EbonyChild
    18-21, F
    33 Responses Mar 13

    Some girl on here was making the most racist

    comments ever and was being so racist and insulting about interracial relationships. She criticized me for being a black young woman who likes white men and outside my race. Just because I've never dated a black men doesn't mean I hate my own race but then just attacks me about...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    17 Responses Jan 5

    Well as a black woman,

    I'm attracted to white men. There! I said it! I do!! I mean there's nothing wrong with men my own race but I prefer white men. Some of my relatives including my bio mother said they are dissapointed in me because I like white men and some made a face to me when I like white boys...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    20 Responses Mar 31

    Today in class, a white girl says to an Asian

    girl in the middle of the conversation, "go suck a tiny Asian c*ck!" and everyone around her (even the Asian girl) started laughing. I, on the other hand, got really angry and said, "what in the motherf*ck did you say that for?!" But the teacher only heard what I said and not...
    WaNd3ReR WaNd3ReR
    18-21, F
    13 Responses Sep 30, 2015

    Racism is not okay. I think I got my first

    direct whiff of racism just last night/this morning. Something so stupid turned into something so big. Should I have blocked imbored12 at the beginning? Maybe. Did I waste my time? Perhaps. Will I put up the conversation? Idk yet. But did I defend myself for once? Yes I did, and...
    justthat1girl99 justthat1girl99
    16-17, F
    8 Responses Oct 1, 2015

    There's this racist guy on here named

    blacklucas42 who just threatened me and then blocked me. This idiot thinks that white people belong at his feet. Please let him know how the real world works since I no longer can.
    ufcmaniac ufcmaniac
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 9

    yes I'm Indian! if you're gonna hate me

    for that, IDGAF! just block me before I come across ya racist azz! you get me?! I'm sick of your bull **** stereotypes and ya fvcked up thinking! AND DONT YA FKIN DARE TO MESSAGE ME IF YOURE RACIST, NOT ONLY TOWARDS ME BUT TOWARDS ANY OTHER RACE/NATIONALITY AS WELL! -_-"
    slytheringuy slytheringuy
    16-17, M
    15 Responses Nov 16, 2015

    I dislike racism !!!!

    ! Why are people so mean and hateful
    treetoad71 treetoad71
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Apr 1

    I'm seriously sick of discrimination

    and stereotyping. its like just because I'm a black woman I'm supposed to listen to rap and hip hop and not 'white music.' I mean what the hell is white music? I mean my favorite types of music are rock pop alternative rock and R&B. I even like a little bit of country music but...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    12 Responses Apr 24, 2015
    jasminpao jasminpao
    26-30, F
    41 Responses Jul 14, 2015

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

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

    well , but it does not actually bother me .

    i just find it funny when people base their judgements on the experiences they have had with a few individuals .
    ddanny80 ddanny80
    36-40, M
    Mar 21

    "Why are you being so mean?

    "I have seen several articles about you and have seen you on the television. I think you have been very rude to many people...How would you feel if people said some of these terrible things about you that I have heard you say about them? "I would like to know if you would want...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 14

    So why is Trump getting away with making fun

    and judging Mexican Latino , Asians and other race ?? Not fair if someone else say the remarks he said there be fairs and violence
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    10 Responses Mar 28

    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
    11 Responses May 2, 2013

    I have personally experienced racism

    and discrimination in my young life. I was in high school and in college and dated different black men and I am a white female. I see nothing wrong with dating, marrying, and bearing children from other races. When I am with a man regardless of his background, I love to be...
    marianne1983 marianne1983
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 18
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