Peder D4

Discussion of politics and other odious things

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Morgan Freeman

It's not quite this simple of course but he is definitely on to something here. Part of our current race problem in America is that we simply give too much importance to skin color. We define people by it and set them into categories. We do this with talk of culture and suggest that people that wander outside of fairly strict boundaries are traitors to their people.
Culture and heritage are certainly part of an individual but they shouldn't be the defining traits.