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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 same can not be said of hipster racism - it is deeply embedded in popular culture.
The present paper addresses the conceptual and theoretical problems of contemporary racism and especially the concept of "cultural racism".
The shocking comments show the issue of racism in communities across the region.
Malema's forthright challenge to white people about personal lateral and systemic racism is the truth that resonates with those on the receiving end of it.
We need to put racism on the agenda in all of our spaces, including at work, in our schools, in our statehouses and in our national discourse.
Sisulu said addressing racism will lead to inclusive socio-economic growth in the country.
Galloway said: "I really enjoyed meeting the young people and helping to educate them on how important it is to embrace diversity and why racism is never acceptable.
He regards it as a type of racism that "takes up the white man's burden for the new American century.
The National Anti-Racism Strategy acknowledges Australia's vibrant multiculturalism, but makes a case for anti-racism strategies, citing the too common experiences of racism by individuals and communities in Australia.
Ron Hogg took part in a Show Racism the Red Card event to help teach young people the dangers of racism.
As experiences of everyday and lifetime racism increased, the incidence of adult-onset asthma also rose, up to a 45% increase in women in the highest compared to the lowest category of the racism measures.