One issue of concern has been “racial profiling” by police, that is, the alleged practice of targeting individuals and groups on the basis of “race.” Racialized Policing argues that the debate has been limited by its individualized frame.What are policies of racial classification and the politics of inequality?
Hochschild JL, Weaver V. Policies of Racial Classification and the Politics of Racial Inequality. In: Remaking America: Democracy and Public Policy in an Age of Inequality. edited by Joe Soss, Jacob Hacker, and Suzanne Mettler .Which is more harmful racialization or structural racism?
The effects of racialization are often more harmful to racial and ethnic groups than the actual racialization itself, a few examples being systemic and structural racism. Further significant research in this area is aiding politicians and policy makers in creating a more equal society that embraces and supports different racial and ethnic groups.How does the media contribute to the process of racialization?
Another major contributor to the process of racialization is the media. News outlets, films, television shows, and other forms of public communication portray racial groups to often reflect stereotypes which contribute to the public’s opinion of certain cultural groups.