As one of the primary functions of urban legends is the expression of societal concerns and fears, they often take the form of tales that serve to reinforce prejudicial views of different races, ethnicities, and classes.





The Arts

The Arts
Racism in the arts.

Humor

Humor
Objectionable jokes.

Business

Business
Hidden alliances.

Language

Language
Terms of non-endearment.

Crime

Crime
Crime and racism.

Mistaken Identity

Mistaken Identity
Prejudice and assumptions.

Government

Government
The government and minorities.