The Disgusting Dissection of Racism and Stereotyping

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Your son or daughter may become victims or perpetrators of racism once in their lives. If they end up as victim, they may feel emotionally disturbed and depressed. However, if they end up as perpetrators they will be excluded from the peers and friends which could lead to depression, suicide and many more racism is being introduced and broadcasted through media such as movies , games and many more, which ends up deluding their mind with inappropriate terms. Why is racism being deluded into the minds of the youths? Racism is causing too much pain not just here in England and everywhere else. The white man’s happiness cannot be purchased by the black man’s misery this quotation is try to illustrate that being racist won’t benefit anyone it’ll end up causing emotional grief to the victim of racism. Everyone loves Bruce Lee and who hasn’t seen the amount of vintage Kung Fu movies. Those movies, probably more than anything else, have given rise to the false impression that all Asians know martial arts or kung Fu. While it’s not unheard of for Asians to be trained in the martial arts, it is also true that this is no more of and then occurrence with any other race. Confronted with this stereotype, many Asians are dumbfounded to the absurdity of the idea that supposedly has them spending a lifetime in martial arts training. Actually, Asian youths spend a good deal of their time playing X-Box and Play Station like everyone else. Really, Asians are more likely to fall into the “genius” stereotype than this one. For certain, all those people in the Godzilla movies didn’t break out into kung Fu mania – and we all know the realism and social message that those flicks represented. One of the more common stereotype examples is stereotypes surrounding African Americans. Saying that all African Americans are good at sports is a stereotype, because it’s grouping the race together to indicate that everyone of that race is a good athlete. There are also some common...
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