Yea so I've been an atheist for like 3 or 4 years now. I don't really have a big story for becoming an atheist. Religion for me always felt wrong to me, it was a bad feeling I just couldn't shake. I…Continue
The stories of domestic violence are often carbon copies of each other; however the recipients of this illness do not feel that there is help or a way out. I wanted to start this group to expand the fight against domestic violence.See More
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"I agree with you, I'm simply saying that, hypothetically, if we were to screen people with large noses, we might find, say, a higher incidence of heart disease. If that were so, then we'd give special attention to those people. So, while…"
"That's true, but one thing to note is that the same could probably be said about any particular characteristics, not just the ones we identify as "race". For example, if you compared blonde people to brown-haired, there's a good…"
It's a great question, and it starts with what do we mean by "race". If there is no race, how can there be "racism".
Here are a couple of links to prior discussions, so we can see what was said then:
I remember taking an anthropology class, and a political science class that was taught by an anthropologist and it was stated that there are some people who argue that there is no such thing as race even though the majority of people say that there is race?What's everybody's take on it? I personally haven't enough information yet to really form an opinion but I would gladly like to hear everybody's take on it. :DSee More
Despite decades of progress, the concepts of race and ethnicity continue to influence lives. Let's discuss the roles & effects that these concepts play in our lives, what they mean, & how to live together in a diverse society and world.
Greetings, Monica! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since April. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.
are you working on your undergrad? i did political science and sociology when i was in school. at least you can look forward to all that time off once finals are over.... see? there's always a silver lining. Lol!
Hi and welcome to this fine international site and its many thousands of bright people like you who recognise religion for the giant fraud that it is. Gods exist only inside human heads where too much of the brain space is taken up by illogical rubbish.