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Key vocabulary

Key term Definition 
Prejudice Pre-judging an individual and forming an opinion not based on a reason or actual experience. 
Discrimination The unfair or pre-judged treatment of different groups of people such as race, gender, age or religion. 
Oppression Cruel or unfair treatment from a place of power. 
Segregation The action of setting people apart from others.
Activist A person who fights to bring a political or social change. 
Protest The action of disagreeing with something that is being said or done.