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Prejudice vs. Racism

prej•u•dice [prej-uh-dis]–noun1. an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or without knowledge, thought, or reason. rac•ism [rey-siz-uh m]–noun1. a belief or doctrine that inherent differences among the various human races determine cultural or individual achievement, usually involving the idea that … Continue reading

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Joy Beyond Technology

On Sunday, President Obama spoke at the commencement of Hampton University in Virginia, saying technology “puts new pressures on our country and on our democracy.” In his speech, he told the graduating students, “With iPods and iPads; Xboxes and PlayStations; … Continue reading

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