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Which Is Worse – Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!


Racism is an issue which has been prevalent in the world for so many centuries and has still not been eradicated fully; there are still various issues of racial abuse going on in various parts of the world. But another issue that people don’t talk about as much is colorism–discrimination or prejudice based on someone’s skin tone. Colorism is discrimination based on the color and it is more or less has the same bad effect on the society as racism. In general, some people don’t see these as separate but these two are entirely different.

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These people share on Whisper their honest thoughts and opinions about which is worse colorism or racism to raise awareness on the issue!

1.Discrimination based on color; can humanity overcome it?

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

2.When you see a problem, deal with it. Don’t generalize or say random stuff to secure temporary relief.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

3.You though colorism exists among the light-skinned, think again.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

4.Some just are caught in between even though they never participate in that.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

5.Bad things happen because good people choose to ignore rather than take action.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

6.Some enjoy benefits which are sometimes undeserved, and some might go underappreciated.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

7.Colorism has its roots in families and no matter how much you don’t want them to happen amongst your loved ones. Comparisons start to arise right amongst children.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

8.Insecurity of being yourself is also a reason for discrimination if you feel comfortable in who you are no one can humiliate you on what you are.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

9.Another common area where this is prevalent is during love affairs and friendship.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

10.Racism is on the decline due to the awareness and the stringent measures and laws taken to abolish it. Colorism is just entering the awareness phase and will take a longer period of time to reach that stage.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

11.Some people really feel so insecure about their color that they take solace in judging others based on color. That is a major cause of colorism and abuse.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

12.Lack of awareness is the number one problem, discriminations like these face.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

13.Colorism has taken deep roots in our own mind such that we feel psychologically unable to connect with people of a different color.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

14.Address all issues with equal importance as all are relevant to the current scenario.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

15.Beauty should come from within, from your character, not on the color of the skin or race.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

16.Blaming others for one’s own insecurity is also a bad part of colorism.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

17.End discrimination that’s what the thoughts of everyone else. 

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

18.Sometimes one has to fight against the core values of one’s own family to speak against colorism.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

19.A common phenomenon in the 90s sitcom.

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

20.Maybe this shall also pass. Everyone has their own thoughts to share. 

Which Is Worse - Colorism Or Racism? 20 People Share Their Thoughts!

Shalini
Mostly found in cozy corners or near a dog. A mess of thoughts, sipping coffee from a wineglass, wild hair and often lost. Dreaming about world tours and ice-creams. Buys five books a month and reads one.

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