In Honor of Slain Florida Teen Trayvon Martin.
New York City
Discrimination is the prejudicial treatment of an individual based on their membership; or perceived membership, in a certain group or category.
It involves the actual behaviors towards groups such as excluding or restricting members of one group from opportunities that are available to another group.
It involves excluding or restricting members of one group from opportunities that are available to other groups
Examples Of Some Of It's Many Forms
Elitism is the belief or attitude that some individuals, who form an elite a "select group" of people with intellect, wealth, specialized training or experience, or other distinctive attributes.
Those considered; whose views, on a matter are to be taken the most seriously or carry the most weight; whose views and/or actions are most likely to be constructive to society as a whole; or whose extraordinary skills, abilities or wisdom render them especially fit to govern.
Alternatively, the term elitism may be used to describe a situation in which power is concentrated in the hands of a limited number of people.
Cronyism a partialityCronyism to long-standing friends, especially by appointing them to positions of authority, regardless of their qualifications. Nepotism makes the world go round!
Anti-homelessness There is a growing trend in the United States towards criminalizing the state of being homeless.
Anti-intellectualism is hostility towards and mistrust of intellect, intellectuals, and intellectual pursuits, usually expressed as the derision of education, philosophy, literature, art, and science, as impractical and contemptible.
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