Presentation on theme: "Discrimination treatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in favor of or against, a person or thing based on the group, class, or category."— Presentation transcript:
1 Discriminationtreatment or consideration of, or making a distinction in favor of or against, a person or thing based on the group, class, or category to which that person or thing belongs rather than on individual merit
2 Types of Discrimination RaceAgeWeightEconomicReligionGender
3 RacismRacism is treating a person differently because of the color of their skin, of the culture or country they’re from.
4 Agism Treating people differently because they are older or younger than you think they should be.
5 Weight and EconomicWe treat people differently if they don’t have the things they need, if they dress in old, dirty clothes, or if they live in a smaller, run-down house.
6 Religion and GenderReligionGenderWe say that a person can’t do something because they’re a girl or because they’re a boy. Sometimes men make more money just because they’re men.
7 Martin Luther King Jr.“The ultimate tragedy is not the oppression and cruelty by the bad people but the silence over that by the good people.”