I Think Racist People Are Ignorants

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    I Hear Racism Everyday

    Everyday of my life I hear racism. I get sent racist jokes, someone in work will make a racist comment...what do I do?? NOTHING!! I am just as bad as these people, by not telling them that what they are doing and saying is wrong I am condoning it. It's very difficult at work when...
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 23, 2007

    Ignorant.....yes...believe That Is the Correct Word

    I grew up in a part of Arkansas where racism was the norm, or at least very evident.  It wasnt until my ex husband and I were in the mililtary that I began to learn the error in that. I was ignorant...as in I simply had no information taught or presented to me. One learns...
    Lexus Lexus
    36-40, F
    Sep 23, 2007

    Who Is Wrong Who Is To Blame

    A married couple works in different cities, he works in Abuja, she in Lagos, he goes home every weekend.Both have Facebook accounts. One day while bored at work he playfully creates a facebook account with a face pic, he sends his wife a request & she adds him. They chat...
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 1, 2012


    The most racist people around right now belong to the tea party.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    51-55, M
    7 Responses Sep 16, 2011

    Ignorance Is At The Core Of Hateful Behaviour

    It's not just racism...it's discrimination, terrorism, domestic violence, bullying, etc, etc. The core of all this is ignorance. It's time we break this cycle of ignorance and stand up and say IT"S NOT OKAY. Fewer ignorance in the world = healther people and a healthier world.
    thelightoftheworld thelightoftheworld
    1 Response Jun 26, 2011
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