Social Diversity: The Consequences Of Social Discrimination

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We are all humans, yet some of us are victims of social injustice and being denied out basic human rights. Many believe that diversity is an awful thing and there should be only one superior race above the rest. While others strongly disagree with those ideals, and believe that no matter the race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation, we are all human beings and deserve the best. Statistics of social injustice by YWCA Central Alabama show that are were 6,624 single bias incidents reported in 2017. Those include racially motivated which was the highest one, others were caused by religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity/national origin, and the least was being disability bias. These statistics show us the repetitive problems that occur. Some believe the reason these remain a problem is because ideals are passed down from generation to generation causing a chain that needs to be broken to start a new and better world. A victim of these ideals is 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson a high school junior. Kedarie found dead in a horrendous state the morning of March 02, 2016 with multiple gunshot wounds. Kedarie was found in the bushes with a plastic trash bag over her head, what is believed to may have caused this hostility confrontation is Kedarie identify himself as a gender fluid teen. As a child Kedarie loved playing dress up and putting on makeup, Kedarie was remembered for the love of dance and her contagious smile. This devastating incident is one of many hate crimes against

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