They -Create- Strife

Intentional bigots -create- conflict and strife by the way they treat and talk about others. It is their unfair treatment or words towards others that are the causes of strife. Not the people who they talk about and act unfairly towards. 

Creating strife that divides and conquers is a very common and still very effective tactic used by folks already in power to maintain ‘power over’ others. And, by its very existence, the tactic of divide and conquer also serves to keep us in a (stunted) ‘power over’ paradigm about how to use power