Episodes 1 & 2

The first episode of Race – the Power of an Illusion approached the topic of race first how it originated in society, progressing to how it is understood today with the application of modern science. Originally race was the idea that external characteristics have a root in the internal characteristics of human beings. The mostContinue reading 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