Strain Theory Of Prejudice And Racism

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The members of this particular neo-Nazi group have learned to hate from their leader Bill Riccio. Bill Riccio, in my opinion is a particularly disgusting individual who preys on young, impressionable, vulnerable, and disenfranchised white male juveniles in order to build the ranks of the Aryan National Front in Alabama and spread his racist ideologies. The young members of this organization are taught this type of hate and are rewarded with a place to stay and the love and acceptance they so much desire, which is in line with differential reinforcement. Consistent exposure to so called “role models” who on a continual basis spew this type of hate and racism also plays a factor in how these young boys learn to hate. I think the strain theory
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