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Old 6th September 2019, 08:36 PM   #2354
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Originally Posted by Roboramma View Post
I agree. I'd also like to add (I think you'll agree), that the complexities of the issue are certainly relevant and meaningful, but folding them into the word "racism" actually makes the complexities less rather than more clear.
I'm going to go right ahead and disagree. "subconscious bias" is leagues from "white nationalist", but the idea that the former is not a form of racism is false. Yes, the person with such a bias does, in the end, believe that one "race" is somehow superior to the other, and they will act on it, in ways that are generally more damaging than an idiot like Richard Spencer, precisely because the person does not recognize their own underlying beliefs.
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