stereotype that people have an intolerance.
There are varying opinions among individuals, no doubt, likely even disagreement.
our apparent inability to tolerate a diversity of opinions.
notion of otherness is used to break down ideologies that groups use to maintain their (power).
ways in which otherness is managed.
some groups become stigmatised as outsiders.
the power of othering includes opting out of “seeing”.
this collage poem created after hearing a program on CBC about divisiveness. And the idea that divisiveness is a product of the inability to tolerate “otherness”. To me that was startling; and resonated as so true to me.