There are many different forms of prejudices and discrimination. Three common forms include racism, ageism and sexism. Using examples of these three forms, this paper will show you that prejudice and discrimination can be obvious or subtle in our lives.
One of the most predominant forms of prejudice and discrimination is racism. The Ku Klux Klan was a group of terrorists who believed in the inferiority of blacks and therefore resented the rise of former slaves to a status of civil equality and often to positions of political power. However not only did they discriminate against blacks it also included Roman Catholics and Jews, who were increasingly made targets of taunting and persecution by the Klan. The Ku Klux Klan, also known as the aa