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English citations of racism
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- 1926 February 9, “The New Italy”, The Manchester Guardian, page 7, ISSN 0261-3077:
- The ‘Quotidien’ remarks neutrally that the two Nationalisms are in conflict, and that ‘if German racism is a danger to the world Fascism is another.’
- 1932 October 21, Huddleston, Sisley, “Europe Painted in Fascist Colors”, Christian Science Monitor, page 8, ISSN 0882-7729:
- It is altogether inaccurate to suggest that Europe is being indoctrinated with Fascism or Racism.
- 1935 August, Karl Loewenstein, “Autocracy Versus Democracy in Contemporary Europe, I”, The American Political Science Review , volume 29, number 4, ISSN 0003-0554, JSTOR 1947789, pages 580:
- Hatred of the Western parliamentary system was the most attractive plank of its political platform, as racism was the sociological incentive for the masses.
- 1936, Lawrence Dennis, The Coming American Fascism, New York; London: Harper, LCCN 36001072, OL 6332389M, page 135:
- If, in this discussion it be assumed that one of our values should be a type of racism which excludes certain races from citizenship, then the plan of execution should provide for the annihilation, deportation, or sterilization of the excluded races.
- 1938, Eden and Cedar Paul (tr.), Racism, Kennikat Press, translation of original by Magnus Hirschfeld:
- 1993 September 24, David T. Wellman, Portraits of White Racism, edition Second, Cambridge University Press, ISBN 9780521458108, OL 14727671M, page 210:
- In part, the answer is that racism extends considerably beyond prejudiced beliefs. The essential feature of racism is not hostility or misperception, but rather the defense of a system from which advantage is derived on the basis of race. The manner in which the defense is articulated – either with hostility or subtlety – is not nearly as important as the fact that it insures the continuation of a privileged relationship. Thus it is necessary to broaden the definition of racism beyond prejudice to include sentiments that in their consequence, if not in their intent, support the racial status quo.
- 2002, Tom Carter-Smith, Sex: an Apology for Love, NORDISC Music & Text, ISBN 87-88619-09-5, page 99:
- The reason for this was the general prejudice (read: racism) against gays among “straight” people; the government simply didn't want the public to be appalled by posters and TV adds[sic] with “queers”.
- 2007 April 24, Luis Armand Garcia as Max Lopez, “George Can't Let Sleeping Mexicans Lie”, George Lopez season 6 episode 15:
- I think Dad's right, there's even racism in school. I'm pretty sure I'm flunking math because my teacher is racist against Latinos.