Racism, Society and the Media

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Racism, Society and the Media
This paper will focus on examining racism as an ideology that perpetuates oppression, with particular representation of racism in mass media. The paper will provide an overview of racism as well as the impact it has on society in general and on individuals. The paper will also examine the connection between race, class and gender. The paper will then evaluate a particular media viewing, the film Loosing Isaiah and will identify how the film misinterprets the issue of racism.
No society, and particularly no society that claims to be multicultural and tolerant, likes to see itself as racists. In Canada we believe that race does not matter. Yet, unfortunately this is often untrue. Historically, race was an...
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