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Cammy137

Is it acceptable to charge people more based solely on the colour of their skin?

Afrofuture Fest in Detroit is charging white people twice as much for a ticket. For example, early bird tickets cost $10 for POC (people of colour) and $20 for Non-POC. This jumped up to $20 and $40 respectively. When...

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3 mo
Cammy137

We always hear about white-washing, but why is black-washing not considered bad?

Whenever a white actor portrays a non-white character, or the original culture is ignored in favour of white (usually American) actors, people complain about white-washing. Yet when characters who are quite explicitly...

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3 mo

Are Racial Preferences Nature Or Nurture?

Please Explain Why you thinks so. #Race #RacePreference #Dating Race preference (definition) = When you tends to prefer a group of people from a geographical area more often in dating because of you tends to find them...

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5 mo

Is Cultural Appropriation Wrong For "Racial Right" People Too?

I've noticed some people thinks it's wrong when people wears clothes from another culture or do something else related to another culture than what's considered their own. It's especially considered wrong if white people...

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9 mo

Do You've Any Tan Preferences?

#TanVsPale #DatingPreferences #Race We're talking of color only in the poll. Not facial features, culture or anything like that. You can mention hair and eye colors in your comments. It's okay if you mention facial...

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9 mo

Is Africans in Horn of Africa Mixed With European?

I'm wondering if people from horn of Africa are mixed with Europeans, middle-eastern or something similar since they've some European similar facial features like narrow straight nose, slim face, thin lips etc. Many...

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10 mo

Why are elves rarely portrayed as black?

Usually elves are portrayed as either white, other European, Asian or Middle-eastern in movies, TV-series, games and in other art. I'm curious if it's written a place which human phenotype ("race") an elf are supposed to...

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up_64

Race and IQ: A Suppressed Discussion

I'll start by saying something that those of you who have have seen me around will already know. I do not pull my punches and I'm not planning on sugarcoating for the sake of being more politically correct. That said...

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1 y

Is it possible to change your race?

I've watched the transgender debate where some says it's possible to change your sex/gender, so I got inspired to ask this - a similar question. I'm wondering if you think it's possible to change your race either...

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1 y

One Drop Rule: Would a person with black family members be seen as black regardless of their looks?

If a person had typically European facial features, had blue eyes and straight blonde hair, would the person still be considered "black" if they had a few black family members? I've heard that in the past there were a one...

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What did Egyptians in the ancient time look like?

Some says they looks sub-Saharan or West-African and others claims that they looks either Middle-eastern (Arab or Persian) or how Egyptians looks like today. When asking this question, I'm talking about how the majority...

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Is Dressing Up as Another Race Racist, And Is It Black, White etc. Face?

This question is a bit different than the similar questions I've asked. Earlier I asked if dressing up as another culture (cultural appropriation) is wrong and on why it's more socially accepted that none-whites played...

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1 y

Why is it okay when none-whites plays white characters, but not the other way around?

In movies and TV-series? I think the most fair thing is letting people looking like the character play them and that means it would often make more sense the actors are the same race as the character. Some people think...

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Why are many Russians white if it's a partly Asian country?

Some of Russia lies in Europe, but most of it lies in Asia. I'm wondering why most Russians I've seen in the media are white and why I've not seen so many Asian or mixed looking Russians. With mixed I mean Asian-European...

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Is race a social construct?

Please explain WHY you think so. Read the poll carefully. #Race #SocialConstruct #IsRaceReal

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Would you be pissed like me if people believed you're lying if you're not?

Some people sees it as a trivial thing and think I should calm down since it exists worse things in the world, but I finds it annoying and can get really pissed off if people believes I'm lying about my nationality. I'm...

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How did the apartheid classification system work?

This is a part of a school project. I'm wondering on how the apartheid race classification system worked and about the government's definition on white, black, "colored" (mixed) etc. Could a South-European person (Greek,...

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Do you think belonging to certain religions/cultures are easier with certain looks?

Examples: * Being an Arabic/Persian or of other Middle-eastern/Asian/African appearance and being a Muslim compared to being a blonde Nordic looking Muslim or visa versa. * Looking middle-eastern and being a Jew or...

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What do you think about trans-racial?

Trans racial = People who's identifying as another race than what they're born as, meaning that they thinks they're supposed to be born with different features. They may think they're born with the wrong facial features,...

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Why is it a big deal for some people that light people decrease and dark people increase or visa versa in their countries?

Through history it has always been immigration, but nowadays I hears more about the immigration and refugee debate thanks to the news. One thing I've heard is that some people in the Nordic countries finds it sad that the...

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Was Hamilton completely white or mixed?

I and a friend of me has both heard about the guy and the musical. We discussed it generally and then we discussed his ethnicity. I said he was probably mixed because his father was Scottish and his mother was from...

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Why do some people think all Asians looks the same and all Africans looks the same?

I've heard people saying "All Africans looks the same" and "All Asians look the same". I've heard mostly North-Europeans saying that. Africans, Asians etc. looks as different as Europeans. #Race #AllLooksSame #Humans

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Why do some biracial people only identify with one race and not both?

Some biracial people identify themselves as only one of the sides and not both. Especially mulatto (black and white) identify themselves as either only black or only white from what I've heard. Celebrities have even said...

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What do you think about actors playing characters of another race?

I'm talking about actors of a race playing a character of another race in movies, TV-series, theaters etc. It can be them playing a historical person or a well-described character from a book. It don't need to be whites...

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Do you think humans would become a mono-race in the future and would racism vanish then?

Mono race = In this context mono race means that's only one race among the humanity because of a lot of interracial relationships mixing us so we becomes one single race. That means no Caucasian, Asian, black etc....

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Is such things like race and gender roles a social construct?

My opinions on the subjects. 1. Is race a social construct? The difference appearances do exist and so does the genes. Certain facial features are more common in certain areas and groups than others. Caucasians in...

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