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A term to refer to a multiple group of people regardless of race.
Guy 1: What is wrong with you people!
Guy 2: You people!? What do you mean "you people!?" Are you racist!?
Guy 1: I'm talking about your danged family not your danged race, you buffoon!
Guy 2: Coon?! Did you just call me a coon!?
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Blacks.

While the phrase has long been used as an interpersonal generalization, it has become known as a racial epithet targeted to blacks only recently. The earliest documentation of this meaning that I can find is from 1992, when presidential candidate Ross Perot was chided for telling an NAACP audience about financial hardships befalling "your people."
Willie Clark, president of the N.A.A.C.P. branch in San Bernadino, Calif., said the overall tone of Mr. Perot's remarks and particularly his use of the phrase "your people" reflected how culturally out of touch he was with his audience.

"When he said 'you people' or 'your people,' it was like waving a red flag in front of a bull," he said. "It's something white folks have used when they don't want to call you nigger, but they don't want to treat you like an equal."

-- New York Times: July 12, 1992
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refering to others that are not of your race.
The meaning of You People!"Right You People, follow me." "Wait what do you mean by You People?"
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A Word Used By People of The Caulcasions To Talk About Blacks, Latinos, And Other Minorities
White Guy: You People Are Always Having Loud Parties
Black Guy #1: Wait What The Fuck You Mean "You People"
Black Guy #2: Oh You Done Fucked Up Now
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A Racist Slur Use By Acosta To Make Matthews, And Williams Mad.
Acosta: You people need to quiet down
Matthews:WAIT WHAT THE FUCK U MEAN YOU PEOPLE
Williams:OHHHHHHH Shit
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You is the plural pronoun of the word Ye. People is the plural form of person. You people refers to a group of more than one person.
You people need to learn proper word use and definitions!
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1. Disdainful epithet for citizens and voters, as used by the richest 1%.
2. The "little people" who dare seek countability, as seen by wealth leaders.
3. Voters who actually want to be informed.
4. We, the People.
Ann Romney: "we've given all YOU PEOPLE need to know"
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