Does Race Exist? By: Ashley Yaffe - Ashley Yaffe Humanities 11 Mr Hammitte Does Race Exist 1 \u201cGiven the tenor of our times at the dawn of the new

Does Race Exist? By: Ashley Yaffe - Ashley Yaffe Humanities...

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Ashley Yaffe Humanities 11 Mr. Hammitte 6/15/18 Does Race Exist? 1. “Given the tenor of our times at the dawn of the new millennium, some have suggested that my position is based mainly on the perception of the social inequities that have accompanied the classification of people” (1). This isn’t really a great sentence, but I want you to tell me what it means.: The quote means that the new modern present day has caused the author to have the perception that genetics can not determine race based on the unequal rights in the social hierarchy. The people in society believe everything they can see in the media, so the media creates false ideas in order for people to create stereotypes. The society has false ideas that race is in the genes because they do not know for sure because they are using what they see. A gene may be similar for two people of the same race, but that does not mean it is the same for all. 2. What is a cline? Give an example. Then, to show me you really understand the word, use the word in a sentence that describes something about Fenway.: A cline is an increasing change that never ends. For example a car might have a speed of 10
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