The South isn’t as backwards as one assumes. There are millennials with a passion for social justice, black women who are working corporate jobs, and white blue collars in rural Alabama working in factories.
Racism and Prejudice articles on Democracy Chronicles
Racism is a belief that all members of each race possess abilities specific to that race, so as to distinguish it as inferior or superior to another race. Also check out our section on World Democracy or our more general articles on History.
Slaves had no civil rights, couldn’t vote, and would not in fact be represented by those elected on this basis
The juxtaposition of Kay Ivey promoting the validity of Confederate statues with the first monument dedicated to the era Alabama wants to forget, that of lynching mobs and racial terror is odd and uniquely Alabamian.
Jack Johnson was convicted by an all-white jury of “immorality” in connection with one of his relationships
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Black History Month is an annual event that started in America in 1929 by Dr. Carter G. Woodson
Vladimir Putin is directing his forces to systematically erase the native Crimean Tatar people
Film triggered the enthusiasm of African fans and a sense of pride that Hollywood has finally plugged a gap