The unfortunate truth is that we live in a community where there are those amongst us that desire personal gain at the expense of others. One such aspect of this vocal, albeit small population, is that they are ethnocentric. This group believes themselves superior to other people. More specifically, they believe they are superior to groups of people that are not in their own little group.
Now it can be easy to misunderstand the unfamiliar because it is just that; unfamiliar. But for some people that misunderstanding leads to fear and even hatred. My question is why? I don't get it.
And the following video doesn't really help me to understand it.
Read more on Russell Pearce here. This man poses a legitimate threat to the well being and advancement of our society. He is in a position of great power and seeks to use that power to further his agenda.
More about the video here.
Even more on Pearce here.
And even more on Pearce here.