Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Israel's New Racism: The Persecution of African Migrants in the Holy Land

Racism is ugly, and millions have died because of it.


Peter Pan said...

What underlies racism? Is it supremacist beliefs? Fear? Inferiority complexes?

Tom Hickey said...

hat underlies racism?

It's complicated, with many biological, sociological, psychological and economic factors.

The strongest force is probably evolutionary, kinship and tribalism. This leads to perception of difference as a threat.

The sociological, psychological and economic factors are the superstructure built on that foundation.