racial group

racial group

A group of people who are defined by race, colour, nationality and ethnic or national origins. All racial groups in the UK are protected from unlawful racial discrimination.
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Stewart said in a review for The New York Times that Kendi is on a mission to push those of us who believe we are not racists to become something else: Antiracists, who support ideas and policies affirming that "the racial groups are equals in all their apparent differences -- that there is nothing right or wrong with any racial group."
([section]) Categories shown are for Hispanic adults, who might be of any race or combination of races, and non-Hispanic adults who selected one racial group; not all racial groups are shown.
The second emphasizes the need for counter narratives from African American voices that challenge the racist narratives written by members of the majority about members of the African American racial group. Both the MMRI and Nigrescence theory emerged as responses to the pervasive racism inherent in society.
Often missing is whether there are differences among individuals of the same racial group in terms of how they experience bias.
The story, which is based on Nella Larsen's novel of the same title, deals with 'racial passing' that occurs when a person classified as a member of one racial group, is also accepted as a member of a different racial group.
Facts first -- Harvard University admissions office consistently gives Asian-American applicants low personality ratings -- the lowest assigned collectively to any racial group. Harvard's own Office of Institutional Research had found that if the university selected its students on academic criteria alone, the Asian share of the Harvard student body would leap from 19 per cent to 43 per cent.
He further insisted that a decline in Malay political power was impossible as the community was the country's largest racial group, which consequently meant that they were the biggest voter bloc and commanded the most constituencies by virtue of being the majority in these areas.
Sewa Singh Mandla's high-profile battle against civic authorities in the 1970s led to landmark legislation recognising Sikhs as a distinct ethnic and racial group.
Census Bureau population report shows that the Asian American population is the fastest growing racial group nationwide.
Previous research has demonstrated that people are more likely to vote for political candidates who most strongly look like members of their racial group.
Even those people causing fear or alarm or insecurity among racial group can be held accountable under the provision.
Yet quantifying how quickly health declines with age and exploring how this varies by education and racial group is not a simple task.