Discrimination - Scapegoats


This article's tone or style may not reflect the encyclopedic tone used on Wikipedia. See Wikipedia's guide to writing better articles for suggestions.

Many people blame scapegoats for problems that are not their fault. This is common when two deprived ethnic groups compete with one another for economic rewards. This is normally directed against groups that are relatively powerless, because they make an easy target. It frequently involves projection, which is the unconscious attribution to the others of ones own desires or characteristics.

Read more about this topic:  Discrimination

Other articles related to "scapegoats":

Iranian Presidential Election, 2009 - Aftermath - Government Actions - Scapegoats
... The neutrality of this article is disputed ... Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page ...