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They made them belief that some human beings are less human by the virtue that they shared a different language, colour, or place of birth. To date, some African tribes still hold onto those beliefs, which make them fight occasionally. The worst scenario was in Rwanda when a war between the two main tribes Tutsi and Hutu almost swept the nation.
While you will hardly notice racial discrimination in some parts of the world, in some parts it is readable and accepted as a norm. For instance, in Europe, as African immigrants join different countries to trade, they are given different treatment by the natives, which cause confrontations at times. In the Middle East, Lebanon is the worst marked scenario where racism is practised openly. Foreign domestic workers receive poor treatment from their bosses who treat them as second-class citizens. Domestic workers from Asia and Africa cannot even use the Lebanese beaches (Shah Web).
The major problem with racism is that it hinders development. When different tribes decide to live in isolation and refuse to interact with other communities, knowledge and used for innovations cannot flow. In addition, it hinders immigration of people from one place to another who carry expertise that is not with the natives. People fear poor treatments offered by other based on race and avoid immigration. UN’s World Conference on Racism in 2001 tried to prevent racism in the world. With the main agenda on ways to curb discrimination based on racism, xenophobia, and its related intolerance (Shah Web). European commission against racism and intolerance (ECRI) is a human right body that cannot condone racism. It has held different delegations in Finland, San Marino, Ireland, Ukraine and in other parts to make sure that every human being is treated with the dignity they deserves (Council of Europe Web)
Although different non-governmental organisations
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This can primarily be attributed to education. As people have started to seek education, they have started to realize their individualistic and collective rights. This has consequentially increased their sensitivity towards behaviors that are racists, thus making racism a potential issue of the contemporary society.
The indigenous people think that as the foreigners grow in number in their homeland, they would soon be sufficient to become powerful and independent. If that happens, the foreigners may confiscate the jobs, opportunities and resources that have long remained the property of the indigenous people.
In the open forum afterwards, one student expressed his frustration that he no longer feels the spark that invigorates his spirit and that he feels he no longer feels a sense of belongingness in his own country. It appeared that the student resented the steady influx of migrant workers, which his country actively encourages.
Ethnicity refers to the identification of ethnic groups based on their traditions, customs, and backgrounds. Racism is a concept, which refers to the differences in people that exist due to racial differences. Internalized
Further, it includes the relationships of people with their social group, families and societies and the status that they have achieved from their society. (Katz). Racial identity is usually carried through genes and is inherited from the ancestors. So, it
Anthropology is the general study of human ways of life. Anthropologists study different human race to help them understand why some consider themselves superior over others. Racism applies mainly in physical