Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Race-related Controversial Ethical Issues

A quick list of race-related controversial ethical issues; please email me with topics to add or comment below:
  • affirmative action
  • reparations
  • racism
  • racial discrimination
  • racial stereotypes
  • racial solidarity or racial pride
  • racialized sexual/romantic preferences
  • racial profiling
  • implicit bias
  • slavery
  • racially-oriented hate speech and hate crimes
  • mass incarceration
  • policing
  • racial jokes
  • transracialism
  • honoring racist founders and symbols
  • protest
  • self-respect
  • microaggressions
  • cultural appropriation
  • whiteness & white privilege
  • Social Darwinism
  • BLM
  • Intersectionality with sexism (and more)
  • passing & travelling
  • economic injustice
  • redlining 
  • health disparities
  • "language usage" - e.g., certain names being used for certain groups, by people within those groups and people not part of those groups. 
  • representation of race in media and arts

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