HIS­TORY OF RACISM

DNA Sunday (Mumbai) - - WORLD -

Behaviour that to­day would meet with in­stant op­pro­brium would have quite of­ten been unremarkable in the past, noted Philip Co­hen, a so­ci­ol­ogy pro­fes­sor at the Univer­sity of Mary­land

Stu­dents in the 1980s “were the chil­dren of peo­ple raised in the 1940s and 1950s, the era of Jim Crow seg­re­ga­tion. They grew up with le­gal job and hous­ing dis­crim­i­na­tion,” he said

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