Of all of our personal identities, race can be the most confusing because of its complexity and history. Skin color, background, and cultural identity informs the judgments we make about other people, intentional or not. This is how racism comes to life: when our judgments reflect a belief that race accounts for differences in character or ability and, especially, that a particular race is superior to another.
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