#MCM #WeeklyThoughts the art of Stereotyping

According to the late Nigerian Novelist, Chinua Achebe, stereotypes are formed out of simplification – a lack of desire to know the diversity and beauty of groups but to take one idea and base on a large group of people. To counter stereotypes, there should be a desire to learn, an interest to understand people without relying on negative mantras set for a group which isnt your own. How do you believe you can counter stereotyping in your community? especially where minority groups are displaced? share your thoughts with us:

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