America has laws that say Black lives do NOT matter. In the famous Dred Scott Decision of 1857 that concluded that Black people have no rights, the Supreme Court made itself co-equal to the U.S. Congress and began issuing rulings that declared governmental acts to aid Black people were unconstitutional. This Dred Scott Decision stated emphatically that neither free nor enslaved Blacks were considered to be citizens and could not sue for their freedom. Representing the Majorit
First of all, Racism is not a social issue it is an economic issue. The word Racism should be framed in the context of the definition its root word Race meaning to be in competition with, to be in a contest. Racism is a competitive situation between groups of people; it’s where one group has acquired so much power, wealth and resources they can Exploit, Jim Crow Segregate, Enslave another group of people.
Black people have never been able to practice racism because Black pe