Racism feeds itself

Antisemites and Islamophobists share this habit of 1. generalising and essentialising about Jews/Muslims and 2. considering them unacceptable as they are. Once one starts thinking along these lines, the target can be easily switched and one can even live with the logical contradiction of hating two very different targets. What finally matters is the emotional and ‘intellectual’ satisfaction afforded by such a hatred-based structure of ‘understanding.’  >>>>>

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