How do racial groups interact in contemporary America? Are interactions positive, negative, or neutral? Support your response using proper citations
it is difficult to say on how they interact with each other especially race is involve here. [ It will depend on the person who will handle it, that person might be a positive type wherein he is not thinking whatever race people have or he is the negative type being negative to people who are not on the same race. ] Auto answered|Score 1|czarayne12|Points 100|User:
• Are there existing social inequities based on race? Why or why not?
Some people argue that there are.
For instance, the fact that minorities are over-represented in prison cells compared to white people. [ Not in raw numbers per se, but proportionately.
Some argue that it's because the white race is more protected, can afford better attorneys, are favored by judges, and that minorities are targeted in drug busts and gang membership arrests more often than whites.
Others argue that minorities actually commit more crime and have higher levels of gang membership and deal more drugs than whites. ] Auto answered|Score 1|latefisher|Points 1512|User:
• What do you believe to be the causes of racial prejudice and discrimination in today’s society?
racial prejudice and discrimination. Ignorance. misunderstanding of cultures and customs. bad experiences. environment. all in all they coincide there is no ONE answer. Usually because they don't understand something (e.g. [ geisha), or someone from that culture was accused of doing something horrible and immediately everyone in that culture/religion was looked at differently (e.g. muslims). or some people are just really rude and like to laugh at how immigrants can't always speak really good english. which is stupid since a lot of people with english as their first language can't speak very good english. http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20120314164706AAx6RqK
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