white supremacy

white supremacy
white supremacy
the social, economic, and political repression and exploitation of nonwhite peoples, esp. blacks, by white people, based on notions of racial superiority
white supremacist

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  • White supremacy — is a racist [cite book |title=Black Intellectuals, Black Cognition, and a Black Aesthetic |last=Wright |first=William D. |authorlink= |coauthors= |year=1997 |publisher=Greenwood Publishing Group |location= |isbn=0275955427 |pages=9 |quote=White… …   Wikipedia

  • white supremacy — white supremacist. the belief, theory, or doctrine that the white race is superior to all other races, esp. the black race, and should therefore retain control in all relationships. [1865 70, Amer.] * * *       beliefs and ideas asserting the… …   Universalium

  • White Supremacy — Als White Supremacy ([waɪt su premɘsɪ], engl. für „weiße Vorherrschaft“, „Überlegenheit der Weißen“) werden im englischsprachigen Raum diejenigen rassistischen Ideologien bezeichnet, die auf der Annahme beruhen, dass Weiße anderen menschlichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • white supremacy — noun the prejudice that members of the white race are superior to members of other races • Derivationally related forms: ↑white supremacist • Hypernyms: ↑racism * * * white supremacy noun [noncount] • • • Main Entry: ↑white supremacist …   Useful english dictionary

  • white supremacy — white su premacy noun uncount the belief that white people are better than people of other races ╾ ,white su premacist noun count …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • white supremacy — white′ suprem′acy n. soc a belief that the white race is superior to other races, esp. the black race • Etymology: 1865–70, amer. white′ suprem′acist, n …   From formal English to slang

  • white supremacy — UK / US noun [uncountable] the belief that white people are better than people of other races Derived word: white supremacist noun countable Word forms white supremacist : singular white supremacist plural white supremacists …   English dictionary

  • white supremacy — noun (U) the belief that white people are better than other races and that other races should be kept at a lower social level white supremacist noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • white supremacy — noun Date: 1864 a doctrine based on a belief in the inherent superiority of the white race over other races and the correlative necessity for the subordination of nonwhites to whites in all relationships …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • white supremacy — noun The ideology which holds that the white race is superior to all others …   Wiktionary