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racism

A conscious or unconscious belief in the superiority of a particular race, which may lead to acts of discrimination and unequal treatment based on an individual’s skin colour or ethnic origin or identity.

ra·cism

(rā'sizm)
Attitudes, practices and other factors that discriminate against people because of their race, color, or ethnicity.
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systematic inequality grounded on race/ethnicity) (Rodriguez, 1987), substantial studies (Acevedo-Garcia, Rosenfeld, Hardy, McArdle, & Osypuk, 2013; Came, 2014; Lukachko, Hatzenbuehler, & Keyes, 2014) provide evidence of racial discrimination in the context of utilizing human resource management measures including recruitment, promotion, and evaluation within the organization.
There is hardly any mass scale social awareness programme to tackle racial discrimination in India.
As part of its membership in the Convention, Cyprus must undergo regular assessments of its efforts to tackle racial discrimination.
Nearly 70 percent of the effect of racial discrimination was through these three factors.
As for racial discrimination, the Court finds that the international norm prohibiting systematic racial discrimination is not sufficiently specific and obligatory to give rise to a cause of action under the ATS.
During the review, Mitsuko Shino of the Japanese Foreign Ministry told committee members that Japan's existing legislative framework was sufficient to address instances of racial discrimination.
Although discrimination is a negative experience that is common to many groups in the United States, African Americans are more likely to report experiencing racial discrimination than are other racial and ethnic groups (Kessler et al.
Racial discrimination is a multidimensional and complex phenomenon that is manifested in various social and economic interactions within society.
The World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance, which the United Nations convened in Durban in 2001, showed how difficult it is for States to agree on the causes of racial discrimination and how to eliminate them.
They enjoy our free education, healthcare and benefits, often to the detriment of our own countrymen, and yet when they challenge our way of life, rules and laws scream racial discrimination and try to use it as a way of getting their own way.
On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on 21 March, the Presidency of the European Union declared that new forms of racism, stirred up in particular by the fight against terrorism, 'are especially affecting ethnic and religious minorities, immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers'.
THE International Cricket Council have resolved to "vigorously defend" themselves against an accusation of racial discrimination being brought by Darrell Hair.