Reclaim "Racist"! The provocative thesis of 4Racism.org is that Racism saves lives and thus we need to proudly accept the label "Racist".
Instead of whining "I am no racist but …..", radically accept the insult!
Racism saves lives:
Crime rates increased in because highly efficient police strategies get outlawed ("Stop and frisk", racial profiling). They increased further because of BLM (Black Lives Matter) in 2016, 2017.
Reappropriation means "taking a derogatory term and owning it with pride" ("owning an insult")
Reappropriation or reclamation is the cultural process by which a group reclaims terms or artifacts that were previously used in a way disparaging of that group […]
"Racist" has been weaponized
and must be defused
Calling someone "racist" ends any discussion and dispute. "Racism" accusations end political discussions about immigration, affirmative action quotas. The "racism" weapon can even shut up Nobel prize winning scientists for good.
The fear of being stigmatized as "racist" ‘haters" paralyzes people and prevents us from stating scientific truths, from promoting the policies that best help all people of all races, from voting for politicians and parties that pursue such humane goals.
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you might find this video series interesting. Race in America: Black and White.