Racism is something we've all witnessed. Many people believe that racism is categorized biologically but they should understand that it is an artificial classification with no scientific facts. In other words, the distinction we make between races has nothing to do with genetic. Many people believe that racism is a biological category but they should understand that it is an artificial classification with no scientific facts.
“Racism is generally defined as actions, practices or beliefs, or social or political systems that are based in views that see the human species to be divided into races with shared traits, abilities, or qualities, such as personality, intellect, morality, or other cultural behavioral characteristics, and especially the belief that races can be ranked as inherently superior or inferior to others, or that members of different races should be treated differently. The actual definition of racism is very controversial.”
The problem of racism is not only experienced in USA but it is experienced in each and every corner of the world. The problem is that it is not highlighted or discussed by all of us.
The recent controversy buzzed social media overnight in the wake of Nina Davuluri being crowned as Miss America 2014. Nina Davuluri American born Indian women won the Miss America 2014 in October 2013. As soon as she won, a wave of criticism started in USA. People started tweeting, “AL Qaeda wins the Miss America. Have we forgotten 9/11”, “So Miss America is a terrorist”, “Well, they just picked Muslim as Miss America “, and “The Arab wins Miss America. Classic.” People in USA misunderstood her as Muslim or AL Qaeda because of brown skin. This is not true. She is an Indian and also Hindu and not Muslim.
The main incidents of racism were experienced during 9/11. Many Indian families living in...