Tagged: Social Groups

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Who Are the Racists: Conservatives or Liberals?

To call someone a racist is a serious charge. A racist is someone who believes that one person is superior (or inferior) to another person simply based on their skin color. It’s a belief that is both foolish and stupid. But conservatives are accused by progressives of being racist on an almost daily basis. Is…
Eliminating Stereotypes 0

Eliminating Stereotypes

The ability humans have to group similar things together assists us in our learning process but that same process can also blind us from the true nature of things. The most annoying and potentially most dangerous manifestation of that is stereotypes and assumptions about a person based on various input (race, class, color, creed, gender,…
Different Yet The Same 0

Different Yet The Same

We cannot truly celebrate and appreciate the differences we have as individuals and social groups if we do not understand that we are all human beings and all the same. If we...
Secretly (Insert Social Group) 0

Secretly (Insert Social Group)

I wonder if I am secretly a member of other social groups, or if I am just a human being.  People keep describing their experiences and issues as (insert social group), and I think to myself "Hey, I've experienced that before too or something similar."  So either I am not really a white male, or some…
Talking in Terms They Understand 0

Talking in Terms They Understand

When you're talking to someone, especially when they are from a different social group or culture, it is important to try to talk in terms they understand. Misunderstandings frequently happen because different social groups have different connotations or meanings to the same words. So many times people who agree with each other actually begin arguing.…