Racism

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Racism Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race
  • the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races ,
  • discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race

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Racism Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Racism is defined as the belief that the human species is divided into races, which can be ranked as inherently superior or inferior to others, and the actions which result from those beliefs.

Racism has existed throughout human history. It has influenced wars, slavery, the formation of nations, and legal codes. However, racism has never been the only cause of wars and slavery. Rules often used racism to legitimize their actions.



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* To make inexpensive guns impossible to get is to say that you're putting a money test on getting a gun. It's racism in its worst form. - Roy Innis

* History is not going to be kind to liberals. With their mindless programs, they've managed to do to Black Americans what slavery, Reconstruction, and rank racism found impossible destroy their family and work ethic. - Walter Williams


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