Indian Racism In India

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India is a well-known country for its excellence and achievement and its growing economy, as well as its large and rapidly growing population. India is aware that it is known as one of the most racist and xenophobic countries. India 's citizens have been brought up and taught to be a very racist and sexist culture; a child born in the Indian family is taught to worship anyone with white skin and look down upon anyone with dark skin.
Therefore, Indian racism is against Africans or any humans with dark skin. A professor from the USA stated that this was his main experience in India, "India Is Racist, and Happy about It." (Dr. Diepiriye Kuku-Siemons). When entering or coming to visit the country of India, foreigners with white skin are praised
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Many statistics show the degree of racism and inequality, outsiders experience in India. Every year out of 100,000 people, 1369 African American males, and 895 Caucasian males commit suicide due to racism and discrimination. The countries rated most racist in the world by (dailymail.co.uk) and many other sources, are Jordan and India. According to the 1980 Indian census, there were 200 million “Untouchables” of the lowest Caste; these people were subjected to very inhumane treatment, and their lives threatened by the higher Caste, as well as restrictions to many things including products, services and many rights. Caste members only marry others within their own group. There are more or less 3000 Caste members and more than 24,000 sub-Castes members in India, inflicting marital mismatch and with many Caste members and Untouchables unable to be married or to find a…show more content…
India is one of the few countries that acts the least upon racism. Additionally, India has been known to be content with its racism and xenophobia, since a large sum of the population act for racism, and many are active racists. India is attempting to address this matter by a support committee in order to reduce racism and xenophobia; although India is unable to fully act since most of the population is inflicted by racism. Adding to this fact, a large proportion of India’s population follows Hinduism, and the other section of the population mostly consists of Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism or other religions, which is a very small part of the Indian population. This affects other countries by decreasing the number of people who enter the country, including the level of tourism inside the country. Countries bordering India are also impacted by the racism due to the culture spread, and by the effect of the Hindu religion, since Hindus believe that the only country in the world is India and everything is focused on their population and their culture. This includes the discrimination of black people, also the Caste system. Many of the cultures that create racism and xenophobia derive from the religion of

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