Stereotypes, Bias, Prejudice, and Discrimination, Oh My!
From the day we first learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement in elementary school, words like "discrimination" and "prejudice" frequently get thrown around left and right. They're important concepts, but people tend to use them interchangeably when discussing social issues that come up in life. And we get it, they all sound pretty similar. Do people intentionally jumble them up together? Probably not. But let's try to clear up the confusion. It a