Have you heard about The Geography of Hate project created by Humboldt State University undergraduate students?
They sifted through a year of geocoded conversations from twitter to find hate words used in a negative context (which is important to note, since many people now use these words in a positive or neutral manner). The words were then applied to a color gradient map.
The map shows certain areas I was surprised to find concentrated with hate speech. (Especially in the … Keep Reading!!!
Have you seen this video by the Anti-Defamation League?
The thought of a world without hate is utopic and beautiful, but the video is also a chilling reminder of how monstrous hate can be when it consumes a person or group of people.
But can humans change?
… Keep Reading!!!
Hate is expressing in widespread violence, fear, and revenge. However, the roots of hate are in human nature, the mass media, culture, politics, and the economy. –Why We Hate, Jack Levin
This is Samuel
This is Aram
Samuel and Aram are brothers
They love each other
They act the same
They play the same
They find the same things funny
They are being raised in the same environment
They have the same family, who love them both dearly
But one of the boys will get treated differently by society
Judgements will be passed
People may ignore him
People may harass him
People may be afraid of him
People may want to … Keep Reading!!!