What is racial?

  • (adj): Of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups.
    Example: "Racial differences"; "racial discrimination"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on racial:

Racial Segregation In The United States
... Racial segregation in the United States, as a general term, included the racial segregation or hypersegregation of facilities, services, and opportunities such as housing, medical care, education ... races, but can more loosely refer to voluntary separation, and also to separation of other racial or ethnic minorities from the majority mainstream society and communities ... Racial segregation in the United States has meant the physical separation and provision of separate facilities (especially during the Jim Crow era), but it can also refer to other manifestations of racial ...
Racial Polarization
... Racial polarization is the process whereby a population, the individuals of which have varying degrees of diversity in their ancestry, is divided into separate, and distinct (from each other) racial groups ...
Economic History Of South Africa - Apartheid
... that was ostensibly to allow different racial groups to progress in their separate areas ... In practice, Apartheid legislated racial division that confirmed white economic and political superiority and ensured that blacks were maintained in subservient positions ... During the Fifties, the income hierarchy in South Africa was essentially a racial one, with well-paid employment monopolized by Whites (almost all of whom were reasonably remunerated), Coloureds ...
Artgemeinschaft
... One of the basic tenets of Artgemeinschaft (loosely translated as "racial community") is the Artglaube ("racial belief") ... any racist, Nazi, extreme right-wing or racial supremacist believe and most Neo-Pagan groups reject Racism and Nazism ...
Ministers For Racial, Social And Economic Justice
... The Ministers for Racial, Social and Economic Justice (MRS EJ) are an association of Christian ministers that actively pursues political resolution of ... According to their web page, they are a group that seeks to "address racial justice, within the structure of the church and within the world, to focus on economic justice, noting that economic denial is one ...

More definitions of "racial":

  • (adj): Of or related to genetically distinguished groups of people.
    Example: "Racial groups"

Famous quotes containing the word racial:

    Please stop using the word “Negro.”... We are the only human beings in the world with fifty-seven variety of complexions who are classed together as a single racial unit. Therefore, we are really truly colored people, and that is the only name in the English language which accurately describes us.
    Mary Church Terrell (1863–1954)

    Most young black females learn to be suspicious and critical of feminist thinking long before they have any clear understanding of its theory and politics.... Without rigorously engaging feminist thought, they insist that racial separatism works best. This attitude is dangerous. It not only erases the reality of common female experience as a basis for academic study; it also constructs a framework in which differences cannot be examined comparatively.
    bell hooks (b. c. 1955)

    ... all Americans are the prisoners of racial prejudice.
    Shirley Chisholm (b. 1924)