Race: The Power of Illusion, The Difference Between Us- Episodes 1&2

Race was used as a tool to identify people who were from so-called “inferior” cultural backgrounds. It was thought that race held a biologically basis, but now we know that this is far from the truth. There is no way to reliably measure race in scientific experiments. There is no way to isolate a geneContinue reading Race: The Power of Illusion, The Difference Between Us- Episodes 1&2

Race: The Power of an Illusion, the Difference Between Us, Episodes 1&2

Race: The Power of an Illusion, went into a very detailed description of how race became a social descriptor and way to separate populations by appearance. I thought that this documentary was incredibly thought-provoking. This documentary started by explaining how there is no genetic marker or biological component to race. It also explained how racial groupsContinue reading Race: The Power of an Illusion, the Difference Between Us, Episodes 1&2