I will never forget the day my teacher asked me where was I from. I had worked really hard on a paper for a teacher I was unfamiliar with. In all cases though we are all unfamiliar with people we think "we know". She pulled me aside... (more »)
Has anyone ever been discriminated before? Most people around the world would say,"Yes". I remember how I was discriminated ever since I was in 4th grade. I was discriminated by my teachers because I was Asian. Okay, I'm not... (more »)
Who am I to judge? Can you answer that question honestly? I struggled with judging people without getting to know them first and still do. Over this summer God really spoke to me about judging people when he said "I am the only person who can... (more »)
I am a 14 year old school graduate and I really want to understand the reason behind inequality. It's really often you may experience a girl kicking a boy or even punching him on his face. Rather than helping him, everyone would laugh at him... (more »)
It is 8:30 p.m. on December 21, 2006. Kyleigh D’Alessio was always making someone laugh. She was enthusiastic about life and a student athlete, playing both varsity soccer and lacrosse. She was one of three passengers in a car driven by a... (more »)
Everywhere you go, everybody's talking bad about somebody. No matter if they're white or black or a man or a woman. If they're religious, atheist, gay, or straight. Somebody has to be negative.
If you click on a post about... (more »)
Have you ever heard the saying "don't judge a book by it's cover." Everyone has but we don't take it into consideration. We've all judged a person whether in our minds or out loud. Its wrong for whatever reason we do... (more »)
“So where are you from?” asks the girl, in a cloying, faux-interested voice.
I am prepared for this conversation. It inexorably reoccurs anytime I am around an especially audacious white stranger. “California,” I mutter, knowing that... (more »)
One hundred years ago, women were fighting for the right to vote and the opportunity to go to college. Now we have a different problem. Women make up about 60% of people applying for college and earning degrees. However, there are still many more... (more »)
We are all created equal, right? The Constitution says so, Martin Luther King says we are, and most politicians agree. If we are all equal why do we have so many problems?
I can tell you why, we aren’t created equal. Some people are... (more »)
We as humans get influenced in everyday life from our first day as a baby to our last. One of the most strongest influences is our image. If we are pretty, ugly, skinny, fat tall, short, white, black ... (etc).
One of the most truest... (more »)
Discrimination, if you asked a room full of people if they had been taught about discrimination, most would say “yes, about a thousand times”. In school, I can say the same is true for me, but none of those lessons (including the... (more »)
I was in the fifth grade when somebody was first called “gay” in front of me. Being straight out of Catholic school, I was clueless as to what the word meant, but judging by the reaction of the insultee, I assumed it was an insult.
I was in... (more »)
Pitbulls are aggressive but can they be helped?
“Life is wide, limitless. There is no border, no frontier.”-Bruce Lee.
The Pitbull has been a animal of destruction to society but what people don’t understand is that there's always... (more »)
People think that labels and imperfections define a person. They don’t. Just because someone is disabled or has a sickness, or even looks different from the “normal people” doesn’t mean that they are automatically fragile and delicate.... (more »)
Ok everyone seems to have a problem with people who are different and gays are the focus on a lot of it now a days. Why does it matter its not you so leave them alone they love one another and they want to show it. What about drag queens no one... (more »)