This is pretty much our our RAMP is run....

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by throwaway10, Oct 22, 2014.

  1. throwaway10

    throwaway10 New Member

    Anyone else suffer from racism/reverse or otherwise?
  2. SuperHandler

    SuperHandler Member

    LOL. I wouldn't consider this offensive, just a cultural thing. If I see a friend, I immediately challenge them to a beer chugging contest regardless of race.
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  3. Mr. 7

    Mr. 7 The monkey on the left.

    This is how the world is.
  4. 59 Dano

    59 Dano Some of my best friends are black.

    What is reverse racism?
  5. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    It's when white kids can't get in to the graduate school of their choice.
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  6. 59 Dano

    59 Dano Some of my best friends are black.

    That's affirmative action.

    I asked because if racism is discrimination/bigotry/etc. based on a person's race, WTF is "reverse" discrimination?
  7. I Am Jacks Damaged Box

    I Am Jacks Damaged Box Well-Known Member

    If you have to have it drawn in crayon for you...yeah, I'll just end it there.
  8. CJinx

    CJinx Well-Known Member

    It's still discrimination, just when it's being wielded by those who would otherwise might be discriminated against themselves. Some might call it poetic justice. Two wrongs don't make a right.
  9. 59 Dano

    59 Dano Some of my best friends are black.

    Oh good lord. It was a jab at the semantics of the term "reverse discrimination." See Carlin, George; Wright, Steven; or Hedberg, Mitch. I figure a lot of the people here could identify with the latter.
  10. MrFedEx

    MrFedEx Engorged Member

    It doesn't exist here at FedEx, because we have P-S-P. George Carlin would have you pinned up against the wall in about 3 seconds because he'd have ferreted your corporate allegiance out immediately.