1) After reading page 290-294 and the “American Anthropological Association Statement on Race” in Week 5 folder explain why there is no such thing as a “pure race” or how race is a “social construct.” Support your claims with examples from the readings.
Link for “American Anthropological Association Statement on Race”- https://www.americananthro.org/ConnectWithAAA/Content.aspx?ItemNumber=2583
2) Read the article, ‘White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible backpack” attached to question and mark an X on a piece of paper for every “yes” you answer.
In the past, white students have become very uneasy when they do the “white privilege” backpack exercise. Why do you think they become so uncomfortable?
3) In your opinion, what is the future of racism, will racism increase, decrease, or stay the same in the United States?