The term racism can also mean one is proud of one's race without discriminating others (ethnocentrism), fear of foreigners (xenophobia), views or preferences against interbreeding of the races (miscegenation), and nationalism, and/or a generalization of a specific group of people (stereotype); regardless of any explicit belief in superiority or inferiority embedded within such views or preferences. Racism has been used in attempts to justify social discrimination, racial segregation and violence, including genocide. Politicians are known to practice race-baiting in an effort to win constituents.
The term racist, when used to describe someone who supports racism, has been a pejorative term since at least the 1940s, and the identification of a group or person as racist is nearly always controversial.
heritage not hate? what IS the heritage then, if not hate?
2. Discrimination or prejudice based on race.
3. commonly used by minorities to get what they want because they can't earn it themselves
Because of racism and AA, the minorities can get into better colleges than the white people who get the same grades on standardized tests.
It is not racist to say that black people score lower on standardized test than white people if it is true.
The real reason why there are derogatory terms for white people but none for black people on urbandictionary.com
Congressman Wilson: "You lie!"
Liberal Minority Organizations: "Congressman Wilson's racism is terrible! How dare he call President Obama out on his socialist lies!"