I’ve read a number of articles and been told specifically that black people can’t be racist, although they can be prejudiced.
As soon as I heard this claim, my bullshit meter went into high alert. However, being the skeptic that I am, I decided to do some research on my own.
So before we begin, let’s take a look at the definition of racism. I will even share more than one accepted definition, just in case you think I’m cherry picking.
Here we have 3 definitions. All of them seem to agree with one another. The definitions are from Merriam, Oxford and Wiki.
I also can’t imagine a case where anyone couldn’t do these things, whether they’re white, black, purple etc. In fact, saying these things can only apply to one race of people could be seen as a racist statement.
According to studies, we all hold prejudices towards people
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