Racist


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Racist

A person who deliberately or unintentionally gives preferential or detrimental treatment to persons of a given race. For example, a racist may prefer to hire persons of race A or may be more likely to dismiss persons of race B. In many jurisdictions, racial discrimination is illegal in business settings, though the specific measures taken to prevent it have proven controversial. See also: Affirmative action.
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The figures cover the last five years in Coventry and show there has been little change in the number of reports each year - with 439 racist incidents reported in 2009/10 compared to 444 in 2013/4.
Wigan said the club would not comment in response to Tan's remarks, but both Whelan and Mackay have denied being racist.
Subsequently, Gale has been handed a further two-match ban and ordered to complete an anger management course, but he revealed it was the suggestion he was racist that hurt him most during the saga.
He added: "The fact that so many racist incidents have been reported at Scottish schools is a reality check for those who thought that the fight against prejudice was already won.
In fact, Amanda Bynes called her own sister ugly (on Twitter, no less), but doing the same of the Obama's is racist according to (https://twitter.
We had been heartened by the response of Mr Rigby's family, who rejected any association with the racists and their efforts to stir up anti-Muslim feeling.
The statement read: "Charles Green issued an apology to Rangers board who were satisfied he is not a racist.
Norwich have confirmed the other three cases involved racist messages being sent to the former Newcastle United defender on Twitter after both the Swansea match and the 1-1 draw at Goodison Park.
Terry (right) yesterday served the first of his four-game ban after deciding not to appeal his FA punishment for shouting racist words at Anton Ferdinand.
The report, entitled The Myth of Racist Kids, claimed that 280,000 racist incidents, from bullying to name calling, had been reported in schools across England since 2002.
Sunderland Arch is a new way of reporting racist incidents.