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... And Its economical and political impact on society Introduction
Racism is any form of bigotry, prejudice, violence, oppression, stereotyping or other socially divisive practice whose primary basis is the concept of race. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, racism is a belief or ideology that all members of each race possess characteristics or abilities specific to that race, especially to distinguish it as being either superior or inferior to another race or races. As an ideology, racism first appeared during Early Modern Europe, in Spain during the Reconquista. Racism has been a motivating factor in social discrimination, racial segregation, hate speech and viol...