Interesting article on the history of racism in the Opinionator well worth reading. It's tragic so many people in this country continue to use race and ethnicity as an excuse to abandon those so desperately in need. Do they really believe the value of human life is determined by the color of a person's skin or the amount of money in his bank account? Is it moral to write-off those living in poverty as lazy freeloaders not worthy of saving?
The Convenient Fallacy of Race