Microaggressions Word Search

microaggression is a term used for brief and commonplace daily verbal, behavioural, or environmental indignities, whether intentional or unintentional, that communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative racial slights and insults toward any marginalized group.[1] The term was coined by psychiatrist and Harvard University professor Chester M. Pierce in 1970 to describe insults and dismissals which he regularly witnessed non-black Americans inflicting on African Americans.

By the early 21st century, use of the term was applied to the casual degradation of any socially marginalized group, including LGBT, the poor and the disabled.[5] Psychologist Derald Wing Sue defines microaggressions as “brief, everyday exchanges that send denigrating messages to certain individuals because of their group membership”. The persons making the comments may be otherwise well-intentioned. Source: Wikipedia

Experience dehumanization as you find some of the microaggressions I and others have endured:

D I F F E R E N T K G E I C E 
S L A N I M I R C A R N L I C 
B E I N N O Y Z N M S A K T O 
E O N E G G T G G I G R D O L 
B V G S U R S T D T A A L I O 
C R I H I T Y E E D N U Y R U 
O Q T T E T O S E H F W Z T R 
B I Z R A U I R C E G D A A E 
F E I H T C A V T R W J L P D 
Z Y P O J S O A E Q H C H N M 
X P R Z V U R V M Y I I N U M 
H E C I J G C M O F T T Y V E 
O Q P O N D N Y U R E O X Z F 
C U B U S A S S Y Z P X C D P 
D E H S A W E T I H W E E L T 

 

ANGRY
COLOURED
CRIMINAL
DARK
DARKIE
DIFFERENT
EXOTIC
GANGSTER
GHETTO
INSIDEOUTOREO
LAZY
NEGRO
PROVOCATIVE
SASSY
SENSITIVE
THIEF
THUG
UNGRATEFUL
UNPATRIOTIC
WHITE
WHITEWASHED

21 of 21 words were placed into the puzzle.

 
Created by Puzzlemaker at DiscoveryEducation.com

 

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