Yes, it's a difficult issue. On the one hand it's valid and important to highlight "small" examples of racism (or any unacceptable behaviour) as well as the more obvious "big" ones.

On the other hand, there's a danger of implicitly equating them, or losing sight of the big ones because we become obsessed with the small ones.

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