What is a Microaggression?

Microaggression definition:

noun

"a subtle but offensive comment or action directed at a minority or other nondominant group that is often unintentional or unconsciously reinforces a stereotype: microaggressions such as 'I don't see you as black.'"

Why should I want to learn more?


As future or current employers of the world, the microaggressions we may unconsciously (or consciously) use, have a continuous effect on those around us. The more we use them, the more they will continue to be used. The first step to change is being aware.