Microagression – is a form of ‘unintended discrimination’
In a video created by SheKnows, a group of teen girls explained how micro-aggressions can be hurtful to their self-esteem.

“Oh, you’re so pretty for a black girl.” “Do you speak good English?” “She has a Jew nose.” Though they might be unintentional, these offensive phrases — called micro-aggressions — are heard all too often in…

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/02/10/microaggressions-video-_n_6655702.html?ncid=edlinkushpmg00000030

Advertisements

The Subtly Offensive Phrases We Need To Stop Saying

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s