Read “Exploring Unintentional Racism: The Case of Tim Banks” (located in your textbook, but here is the PDF file for easy access.)

Exploring Unintentional Racism The Case of Tim Hanks.pdf


On a Microsoft word document, answer the following questions: (APA format is not required unless you utilize outside resources)

  1. Do you agree with the instructor’s conclusion that he is a racist? Explain your answer.
  2. How would you characterize the difference between the racism of the bus drivers and the racism of the instructor? Are both kinds equally prevalent in our society, and to what degree are they both destructive?
  3. Can you think of any examples of racism in your experience? How are they similar to and different from this example? Was your experience nearer the “bus driver” end of the racism continuum or more like the instructor’s “racism”?

There is no minimum length requirement, but make certain to answer the questions completely.