Prejudice Of A Bigot


"The only people I'm prejudiced against are bigots." That is a
quote that has been used often by many people over the years. While most of
a bigot's prejudices are directed against the "obviously different," that
is, the people with different colored skin or with different accents, one
may still feel uneasy around them, as if that abundance of ignorance might
slop over and get someone. There might not be anyone obviously different
around to vilify and they'll turn around and see someone to have prejudice
against. Bigots are prejudiced people, who are ignorant and intolerant.
While prejudice means "prejudgment," there seems to be an area
where that is okay. For example, we prejudge ...

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students might dismiss them as
second class citizens if they just wore comfortable clothing such as jeans
and a T-shirt.
Everyone knows the problem with prejudgment because everyone has
been a receiver of such. One such occurrence may be if a couple would be
repainting their house when they realized they had an appointment with a
loan officer at their bank. They arrived with just minutes to spare only by
not changing clothes but by going as they were, paint-splattered and in
work clothes. The appointment lasted ten minutes, and the loan officer
didn't even take down their written history. As they were ushered out the
office, the loan officer thought that there would be no way to give someone
like that a loan. Even though they looked like the Beverly Hillbillies,
their credit was very good, for they had no outstanding debts, had bought
and sold four houses and a business, and were being bombarded by credit
card companies to take their credit card.
The single point ...

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