Each question (number) should be answered in 75-150 words. Be sure to cite infor
Each question (number) should be answered in 75-150 words. Be sure to cite information/data/
arguments taken from external sources.
1. What does it mean to be racially color blind? What are the assumptions of color-blindness? Evaluate
the validity of these assumptions.
2. We observe differences from a young age and create categories. Society is structured around many of these categories. What happens if we try to suppress certain categories? Think about your own
racial/ethnic identity—or any part of your identity—what if you were told it didn’t matter? How would it
3. Color-blindness is offered as a solution to racism. Can color-blindness solve racism? Why or why not? What other reasons did the video pose as reasons people promote color-blindness? Discuss the
4. If being color-blind is not the solution to racism, then what is? How can we see color and not ignore our own or others’ identity without racism and discrimination?