What is racism? According to most people, it would be discrimination or dislike of some form or another premised on the basis of the discriminated against or disliked party’s race. Or, as Websters puts it, “a belief that race is a fundamental determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race.”
Either of those definitions is probably accurate enough, even if they do have their little flaws, to grasp what racism means. It’s not that hard of a concept; the name says it all.
Unfortunately, the more leftists drone on and on about racism, the less they seem to understand what it actually means. Though they demand kids so young they are unable to read or write learn about just how terrible racism is, the left can’t seem to come up with a satisfactory (to them) definition of it, mostly because they hold the absurd belief that minorities can’t be racist.
Well, the ADL (Anti-Defamation League) came up with its own redefinition of racism, one that only makes sense in the context of a) the left’s anti-white, anti-Western bias and b) their absurd belief that minorities can’t be racist. Here’s the ADL’s new definition of racism:
Racism: The marginalization and/or oppression of people of color based on a socially constructed racial hierarchy that privileges white people. Read more