Racism Solutions (Solution 1 Social Media awareness posts etc (Explanation…
Social Media awareness posts etc
Explanation- Making posts to make people aware of racism such as the rates at which racism is happening that involves percentages to show how serious it is. A campaign could be started on a specific social media so that lots of people an get involved and support it.
Advantages- Majority of people are on social media these so there would be a large audience viewing and supporting the campaign so raise more awareness and help share the campaign around.
Disadvantages- On social media you can easily make anonymous profiles so it gives people an opportunity to go against the cause. You are possibly allowing people to make more fake accounts to troll people to go against the campaign. Social media may not be as effective as a campaign in person and hearing people speaking about it face to face.
Pestle- This solution relates to the factors of social, ethical and a bit of economics. The social part is related to people coming together through social media to combat racism. The ethical part relates to the actually subject of racism involved that involves discrimination of people. The economical part relates to whether or not the campaign is done through as business account so the person designing the campaign may have costed so it can reach a bigger audience and get more support.
Creating a club where young people can learn
Explanation- A club can be created for young people to go to learn about racism and why they shouldn't do it, also how they can contribute to reducing it. People can also go their to share their stories and learn that they're are not alone through the hard times of being victims of racism.
Advantages- This is a very positive thing for young people, as they are new generation so they can carry this over time and help reduce racism and make people more aware of the racism going in. Due to hearing victims stories this will help young people to understand the things that the victims go to and why it is so disheartening to them as they can't change the way they are.
Disadvantages- the age group may have to be decided because otherwise it may not work but at the same time that make people feel sad that they can't come because they want to know about it. It would have to be somewhere central with lots of space so that lots of pope can get there and lots of people are encouraged to come.
Pestle- This relates to pestle from a social point of view because the club would involve people coming together and possibly economic because of the costs of renting a big space for the club to happen in. it also involves the factor of ethics due to racism being about the discrimination of people who are judged for their nationality etc.
Players leave the pitch if racist chanting starts
Explanation- This involves the game being postponed and players walking off the pitch and instead of the racists getting joy out of it they will be ignored and stopped by the players walking off
Advantages- This is good for racists to learn that they won't get anywhere by doing racists chants because they will just be ignored and they will get no reaction out of the players
Disadvantages- For people who aren't doing racist chants it is unfair that they have to wait for possibly a long time for the game to restart because they have paid a lot of money to see the team that they support.
Pestle- This relates socially because it involves the footfall association supporting the players by allowing a rule that can help stop the chanting and ensure that the racial abuse doesn't affect their performance by disheartening them.
App that reports racism
Advantages- It ca give victims the opportunity to share there experiences without receiving extra abuse, hearing other peoples stories can help victims to feel like they aren't alone. A chance to catch racists
Disadvantages- Many victims find it hard to talk about their experiences so it may be hard to understand the full and true story. People could be falsely accused and trolls may make up stories to get attention and take attention away from the real problems.
Explanation- This app is designed for mobile devices where people can report racial incidences, the sharing of location means that, the victim can receive help as quickly as possible in case an attack has occurred.
Pestle- This relates to pestle from a technology point of view as it is an app that is designed for mobile devices. Ethics is related because it is part to tackling racism. It is also partly social due to people coming goether to support each other with their experiences.
Educational workshops in schools
Explanation- People within schools can share their experiences or people can come to learn about racism such how to deal with it or how to help people going through it.
Advantages- Workshops within school would allow young people to understand racism, how it affects people and what they can do to reduce it or help victims of racism.
Disadvantages- As it is only within schools it doesn't allow people out of education to get involved and learn or share their experiences. This may only help a small part of the community such as it would still happen within football games.
Pestle- The social part is covered within this solution as people from the school come together to help reduce racism buy learning how to help victims and sharing stories.