******* certain african scholars point to the invasion of india by the aryans and the low caste position of the darkest and blackest in the lowest caste to be indications of a supremacist mindset. *******
I guess this reasoning will have to adjourn until I complete your reading assignment.
But in the meantime, I just wanted to point out the difference between thinking of a group as sub-human to you and establishing a hierarchal system amongst THEM. Can we say that the implementation of caste upon the Indians was backed by a divine santioned doctrine?
And the key to all of this is determining how many groups we can say had an "us against the world" mentality NOT as a result of historical atrocities but from their very beginning as clearly stated by their holy writs?
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