We are living in times when there is still communities and organizations that adopt a way of thinking that should be obsolete by now. Thinking and believing that one particular race is superior to others is simply ignorant and immature.
These are individuals who cannot accept the fact that their way of thinking is already obsolete. Cannot accept the fact that we are finally realizing that we are one community under the description of simply “being human.”
We have been growing and becoming one community. Those who resist and practice hatred continue to choose to live in their own premature and underdeveloped frame of mind. They identify with the old way of thinking that is based on segregation , division, and discrimination. It is simply a lazy way of describing our society. It is trying to feel better about themselves by putting others down . Practicing hatred and discriminating is another way of bullying.
Choosing to perceive one’s race , ethnicity , culture, and belief system as superior to others says a lot about our own insecurities. It says that we are afraid. It says that there is something we don’t like about ourselves without admitting it . It says that I cannot look at my own faults and shortcomings , so I’m going to focus on others instead who seem different than me and then attack them. It is basically based on fear.
But we can do better. We can live our lives, not based on fear, but based on acceptance and love. We can live our lives accepting each other as mere human beings and learning to live as one community. We can still do this and celebrate diversity. A rainbow would not be a rainbow without its different colors . A forest would not be a forest without its various kinds of plants, animals, and trees. Our bodies would not be a complete body without its different parts performing their own functions and still work harmoniously together .
Let us unapologetically expose the hatred , and then replace it with acceptance and love .