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Prejudice

prejudice

A preconceived judgment made without adequate evidence and not easily alterable by presentation of contrary evidence.


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Science versus a job as a "scientist"

... circle," you'd find that at least a few of your ideas have been checked out unsuccessfully. Are you comfortable with the word "prejudiced" applied to your thinking there? You think that but you've no actual evidence or argument to support that thought, so if it is not "prejudice" ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Nov 01, 2013 11:52 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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Re: Famous People with Disabilities

Thank you. I agree with you. "Disabled people have proved to the World that quality and mental strength can broke the prejudice barrier to succeed." Determination, Will Power, Mental Strength & Toughness are the attributes they possess. Thanks & Regards, Prashant S ...

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by prashantakerkar
Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:03 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Famous People with Disabilities
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Views: 3208

Famous People with Disabilities

I can’t agree with you more. Disabled people have proved to the World that quality and mental strength can broke the prejudice barrier to succeed.

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by visionsen
Wed Oct 19, 2011 8:22 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Famous People with Disabilities
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Views: 3208

Blind faith

... nonsense. Evidence can be assessed quickly and do not necessarily impeded preventive measures. Typical silly what if story reflecting more of your prejudice than anything else. Honestly I would have expected a bit more depth into your thinking considering previous evidence (your earleir posts). ...

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by canalon
Wed Mar 23, 2011 7:27 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Blind faith
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Views: 24015

Re: Prokaryotic cells have any organelles?

I always found it unfair that the thylakoid membranes of cyanobacteria are not considered organelles. I think this is some kind of prejudice against cells with non-enveloped genomes. Perhaps the cyanos should shut off their thylakoids for a month and see how all those uppity euks feel. ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed Dec 15, 2010 10:34 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Prokaryotic cells have any organelles?
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