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Why are People Racist?

This article brilliantly exposes some of the reasons people are racist, including the overt “us-them” mentality and the more subtle “institutional racism” that affects people of color in many different places.

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Problems with Voluntourism

This Q&A¬†highlights some of the many problems with voluntourism, a popular choice for young people’s school holidays or post-graduate “gap years” that often have significant price tags and make a questionable contribution to the host community. The campaign to #endhumanitariandouchery uses humor in their video considering what it would be like if voluntourists came to North America.

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