|Is Multiculturalism Causing The Conflict?|
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 00:00Written by Uma Desu
Another Indian Student murdered in
Last year, there were several attacks on Indian Students and it was thought that it had stopped after government interventions. The latest murder fuels the debate as to why Indians are alone being picked for attacks. There are around 100,000 students from
The attacks on Indians motivated by racial reasons started in 2008 and continued through 2009.
Multiculturalism is a hot global topic today since it is creating conflicts in every country. The social chaos it creates is more because the incumbent culture tries to retain its own identity and refuses to gel in with the host culture. In Indian student’s cases, it was mostly because they were easy targets working in petrol bunks in late nights, etc., Though in this case, there might not be any racist angle, other cases last year occurred primarily due to local’s frustration at a declining economy and Indians taking up even the easy jobs in petrol bunks, etc., These are the main reasons which are not written about in the press to avoid discussion about those topics.
The huge anti-outsourcing cry in the U.S. is primarily because of the same reasons. Jobs in