Originally Posted by PullupJay
to be fair that is a natural human reaction.
We always react worse when people outside our demographic group wrong us than when people within our demographic group wrong us.
-The 15-20 million chinese killed by Japan during the sino-japanese war/ww2 offend almost all chinese more than the 30 - 70 million people that are estimated to have dead under Mao's great leap forward.
- Americans always react to terrorism disportionately to how many lives are killed, when compared to the amount of americans that die every year from shooting, and other domestic forms of violence.
Any group always focuses on wrongs committed against it by others more than wrongs committed against it by people similar to them.