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Unformatted text preview: contribute to hate crimes against these groups? Two characteristics of Orientalism are spirituality and the diversity in terms of people. Hate crimes stem from ignorance, within differences within differences in cultures and beliefs. Within Orientalism stereotypically thinking the same will be expected for everyone within that background, 9/11 is a good example. What can individuals do to promote tolerance and to reduce prejudice? I believe the best way to promote tolerance is to lead by example. Another big thing that a lot of communities are lacking is education. Without knowing, people are unaware of others and their way of life. Ignorance is lead by ignorance, the more people who are educated the less prejudice and more tolerance we have....
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- Spring '10