How to prevent racial discrimination and promote social equality?In the modern liberal societies, no one would state that another person deserves to be condemned based on their race or gender identity. Nevertheless, there is an implicit bias, prejudice and stereotypes that exist in the society. There is a need to address this issue before it created unwarranted issues. More recently, there is a rise in the terrorist activity of the people. The people assumes that the religion of Islam is out to destroy other religions. This makes the people fear for their safety. This causes the people to react to the innocent Muslims in the society. Mainly because they do not know where the next attack would occur. The fear of the unknown assailant is echoed in many places. Pauline Hanson’s speech to the senate reiterated every one of the fundamental fear and assumed that preventing Muslims immigration in general would cause cessation of terrorist activity in the state. The fear of the unknown would cause the end of the liberal free society as the government and the people would start to act in radical ways to protect themselves.
How to prevent racial discrimination and promote social equality?Pauline Hanson states that the only way to keep Australia safe is preventing Islam in the nation. This is against the constitution and can never be implemented, nevertheless the people continue to support this ideology. Politicians reiterate the fear for political gain. This needs to change from fear to hope and respect in the societies. There is implicit racism and systematic bias that exists. If it is not checked, there will be genocide and wars. In order to prevent this racism, leaders and the people should rejected notions of discrimination. Truth is people are fearful of their way of life being threatened. This fear overrides all common sense approach and leads to irrational actions. In spite of large scale voicing of tolerance, racism continues to exist in the societies. This needs to be addressed by the people. Based on the research literature findings, there would be media developed to reach to the people in the local communities.The reason for choosing the local communities is that the message of the world leaders and the popular celebrities are not considered to be elitist. People are scared and the fears need to be alleviated based on the events in each local community. The people should become fundamental comfortable in order to respect the other culture. As Göring states fear can drive people to indulge in actions that they feel ashamed. Hence this change can be brought on by bringing change in the local communities. For this there is a need to develop media based on the maneuvering of the people in the local communities. This can be achieved using media tools.