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Collective guilt is defining guilt that is shared by a group of people over an act or actions that is seen as shameful. It is not talked about, but does manifest.
Afrikaners of South Africa have a collective guilt over Apartheid. So do the Germans on the Holocaust.
by Bob_jhb April 26, 2006
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I couldn’t care less (but one must keep up appearances, right?)
Frenemy has a family tragedy. "Thoughts and prayers."
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