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Half Caste is a term for a person of mixed ethnicity. Sometimes regarded as racist, the term is used primarily in the United Kingdom and can be traced to the Hindu Caste System. The currently acceptable way to describe a person of multiple ethnicities is "mixed race" or "multiracial" (particularly in the United States). Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Half Caste is the name of a poem by John Agard, a Caribbean writer. ... This article or section should be merged with ethnic group Ethnicity is the cultural characteristics that connect a particular group or groups of people to each other. ... A Hindu is an adherent of Hinduism, the predominant religious, philosophical and cultural systems of Bharat (India) and Nepal. ... Caste systems have existed throughout history and throughout the world, but the most well-known caste system today is the Indian Varna system. ...


Half Caste is also the name of a poem by John Agard, a Caribbean writer. It has political connotations. Poetry (ancient Greek: poieo = create) is an art form in which human language is used for its aesthetic qualities in addition to, or instead of, its notional and semantic content. ... John Agard (born June 21, 1949) is a playwright, poet, and childrens writer from British Guiana, who moved to England in 1977. ... ...


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Additionally, Half Caste is also a movie released in 2004. Half-Caste by John Agard is a perfect explanation for all racist people and how they prey on those who are different from ourselves. It is a poem that is strong enough to make anyone realise that they are no different from us, and that they deserve to be treated the same as everyone else. It is basically saying think with all of your mind instead of 'Half' Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


 
 

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