Why is saying a black person looks like a monkey racist?

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    Arent we technically apes?
    Didnt we come from apes?
    Wouldnt white people look more like apes if we didnt breed with neanderthals in Europe?
     
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    It's a negative stereotype.
    It's like saying that all white males are racists.
    However, the left has dumped white males as a voting block, so they don't have the same protections that porch monkeys get.
     
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    I wont argue its negative, considering the history.
    I am trying to put a new perspective on this lol
     
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    Is applying a "negative stereotype" to one person, imply an entire race of people all over the world are inferior?
    Maybe im just being technical.
     
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    So are you saying it's okay, or what?
     
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    Was my post not clear?
    Im saying it sounds like it isnt racism. Unless we change the definition what racism is.
    As i stated above, i am being technical.
     
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    Would you rather look like an ape or know you are part neanderthal?
    Is asslips calling me a "cave monkey" racist?
    I just feel like there are so many double standards about this subject.
     
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    are you being dense here or the devil's advocate?

    or being like swagger...."she didnt call her a ******"?
     
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    Put a face shot of your average white guy and your average black guy next to a face shot of your average ape...and c’mon! Can we at least say one of them more closely resembles the ape than the other one?

    And that’s racist?...racism?...reality?...
     
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    do you think she was complimenting her?
     

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