Personal Essay: The Issue Of Racism

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The Issue Of Racism

“You’re a terrorist!”, is something that has been said to me many times to me throughout my life. “I can’t breathe!”, said a black man in New York with asthma who was put in a chokehold and killed by police even though he said it repetitively. A black male was shot and killed by a police officer while unarmed and surrendering in Ferguson. A french magazine group was killed for making fun of a holy figure of Muslims on their magazine cover. An unarmed colored male was shot multiple times while he was unarmed and clearly surrendering. There have been many issues of racism throughout the years. Some areas have it more than others. Many areas might not even have problems with people being racist to people who aren’t the same
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For example, The big day when Some examples of criticism by race are being called a “terrorist” or “nigger”. You might think that some people take this as a joke, and they do, but others take this very offensively. I used to take it as a joke, but the more it happened, I felt more anger throughout my life. This is considered as an act of bullying too. Therefore, this torturing of people is one of the main causes of suicide and suicidal …show more content…
They were born like that, it’s not like they can change the way they talk or change their skin color. There is nothing wrong with being different from others. People who find it OK to make fun of other should ask themselves,, “ How you I like it if someone made fun of me for my color or race?”. I have asked myself this questions many times because I have been and still am a victim of this. This can change the way people see the world. We might’ve not even been having war or issues with other countries. If you are a victim like me, don’t have suicidal thoughts. Ignore the comments, live a happy life, and be

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