Comparing Prejudice And Racial Discrimination

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There is a difference in racism and prejudice, racism is based on discrimination of someone’s race. “Discrimination is often a result of an attitude called prejudice-a prejudging of some sort, usually in a negative way” (Henslin, 2014). You can be prejudice of someone for anything such as the way they dress, the way they look, or where they work. Racism and prejudice can also go hand in hand when discriminating against someone of a different color or race. The thing I don’t understand and I believe that I never will is how do you not like someone without even meeting them or knowing what kind of a person they are. Even though this country has made leaps and bounds in racism in the last 40-50 years, it is still very much alive. Even with the

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