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wvbygod Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-16-08 04:34 PM
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29. Yeah, just look at all those other white countries and their goverments
Oh wait...The USA has more ethnic minorities in its public service roles than any other country.

Never mind.
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  -"We know we're not supposed to be racists." marmar  Oct-16-08 11:43 AM   #0 
  - I think this is the most racist nation on the planet  tblue   Oct-16-08 11:49 AM   #1 
  - That is not true  malaise   Oct-16-08 11:58 AM   #7 
  - Answer: yes.  tblue   Oct-16-08 12:03 PM   #12 
     - Yes to what?  malaise   Oct-16-08 01:07 PM   #19 
  - And how many have you lived in?  lelgt60   Oct-16-08 12:00 PM   #9 
  - I am black. I have lived in England and traveled to South America, Africa,  tblue   Oct-16-08 12:09 PM   #15 
     - I agree that there is plenty of racism in America...  lelgt60   Oct-16-08 12:42 PM   #16 
     - had no issues overtly  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-16-08 01:22 PM   #21 
     - They throw bananas at black soccer players in the UK, Germany, Spain, Italy.....  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Oct-16-08 04:16 PM   #24 
     - i am black too, and i agree with you  noiretblu   Oct-16-08 04:17 PM   #25 
     - As a service member of color,  MajPayne2   Oct-16-08 05:09 PM   #30 
     - I want to punch anyone who says this is not a racist country.  cliffordu   Oct-16-08 11:38 PM   #41 
     - Beautifully put  Number23   Oct-17-08 03:20 AM   #44 
  - Racism exist everywhere... just looks different from place to place  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-16-08 01:19 PM   #20 
  - Not even close.  Donald Ian Rankin   Oct-16-08 01:24 PM   #22 
  - "At least we're better than Rwanda"? n/t  entanglement   Oct-16-08 06:27 PM   #35 
     - It's only not worth stating the obviously true when people aren't claiming the obviously false.  Donald Ian Rankin   Oct-16-08 07:24 PM   #37 
  - Dunno... I'd put Japan on top.  Karenina   Oct-16-08 04:09 PM   #23 
  - I have lived there and it can be pretty interesting  GloriaSmith   Oct-16-08 04:23 PM   #27 
     - The Japanese have xenophobia down to a fine science.  Karenina   Oct-16-08 04:30 PM   #28 
  - Yeah, just look at all those other white countries and their goverments  wvbygod   Oct-16-08 04:34 PM   #29 
  - How many other countries have you been in?  skooooo   Oct-16-08 05:21 PM   #33 
  - No, we are not. Not by a long shot.  qwlauren35   Oct-16-08 07:14 PM   #36 
  - I think...  Cid_B   Oct-16-08 11:20 PM   #40 
  - I was listening to some show where some preacher was saying how people  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 11:50 AM   #2 
  - yep a person who allow their racism to determine their actions is not a good person, period. n/t  prayin4rain   Oct-16-08 11:53 AM   #3 
  - Exactly!  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 11:55 AM   #4 
  - And he's an idiot. If it's not righteous, it's not right.  tblue   Oct-16-08 11:56 AM   #5 
  - I definition..a bad person  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 11:59 AM   #8 
     - Please tell us the name of this preacher.  tblue   Oct-16-08 12:02 PM   #10 
        - Didn't catch it. I was watching the TV guide channel for my American stations  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 12:08 PM   #14 
        - tblue, your dog is adorable  roguevalley   Oct-17-08 01:06 AM   #42 
  - Racism is a visceral response.  MonteLukast   Oct-16-08 11:56 AM   #6 
  - Yet that comfort zone is just so stifling...  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 12:02 PM   #11 
  - Yes, most people don't have the time or energy for that active work  MonteLukast   Oct-16-08 12:43 PM   #17 
     - I don't think it's a conspiracy-minded to think that hate/prejudices and other ways to divide  Solly Mack   Oct-16-08 12:46 PM   #18 
  - Racism is not a visceral response. Babies are not born racists.  sfexpat2000   Oct-16-08 04:19 PM   #26 
     - Where is the interface between "inborn visceral" and "social visceral"?  MonteLukast   Oct-16-08 05:11 PM   #31 
        - You're confusing innate and learned.  sfexpat2000   Oct-16-08 05:17 PM   #32 
           - So visceral always = innate?  MonteLukast   Oct-16-08 05:24 PM   #34 
  - Ignorance does not always mean a person is bad  Chulanowa   Oct-16-08 10:49 PM   #39 
     - Ignorance doesn't. Being a racist does...  Solly Mack   Oct-17-08 07:53 AM   #45 
  - the task is to make these expressions absolutely unacceptable  bigtree   Oct-16-08 12:08 PM   #13 
  - Quit saying Minnesota is close!  Stellabella   Oct-16-08 07:36 PM   #38 
  - Lots of racists here in Philly.  MrSlayer   Oct-17-08 02:59 AM   #43 

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