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    Race: issues and misconceptions

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    Race does not distinguish humans from one another biologically. Why is it a persistent social issue? Why do misconceptions about race persist, and what can people do to dispel these misconceptions?

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    There are a bunch of theories. I believe fear is one reason. People fear differences and color of skin is a difference on both sides. People tend to avoid anything they fear and they cannot get to know the customs and norms of the other. As importantly, one cannot learn the things they have in common if they avoid them. They miss the beauty and charm along with the feelings and concerns of the ...

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    The solutions discusses the notion of race as a social issue, including popular misconceptions.