Racism in Europe
According to the 2007 Eurobarometer, Europeans believe that discrimination on the basis of ethnic origin is the most common form of discrimination in Europe.Racism of various forms is found in every c...
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Racism in France
Racism is defined as the "poor treatment of or violence against people because of their race" and "the belief that some races of people are better than others." Race is defined as "a class or kind of...
Racism in Germany
Racism in German history inextricably is linked to the Herero and Namaqua genocide in colonial times, and to the Holocaust, a program of systematic state-sponsored murder during the Nazi regime. Accor...
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Nazism
Nazism (/ˈnaːtsɪzᵊm/, alternatively spelled Naziism), or National Socialism (German: Nationalsozialismus), is the ideology and practice of the German Nazi Party and state. It is sometimes applied ...
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Racism in Italy
Racism in Italy has been present throughout the country's history. In particular, under Benito Mussolini's fascist state and its pact with Adolf Hitler, the country adopted anti-Semitic principles. Mo...
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Racism in Lithuania
Racism in Lithuania appears mainly in the form of negative attitudes and actions towards people who are not considered ethnically Lithuanian, especially if the foreigner is of different race. Accordin...
PaVEM
PaVEM, the Dutch government's Committee for Participation of Women of Ethnic Minority Groups (in Dutch: Participatie van Vrouwen uit Etnische Minderheden), worked from 2003 to 2005 to improve the acce...
Racism in Portugal
An anti-discrimination law was published on 28 August 1999. It prohibits discriminatory practices based on race, colour, nationality and ethnic origin. According to the Portuguese Constitution, also d...
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Racism in Romania
World War II and subsequent communist rule both established hatreds and xenophobic feelings which still influence contemporary Romanian discourse.
In Wallachia and Moldavia, Gypsies have been for ...
Racism in Russia
Racism in Russia appears mainly in the form of negative attitudes and actions by Russians towards people who are not considered ethnically Russian. Traditionally, Russian racism included antisemitism,...
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Pureza de sangre
Limpieza de sangre ([limˈpjeθa ðe ˈsaŋɡɾe]), Limpeza de sangue ([lĩˈpezɐ ðɨ ˈsɐ̃ɡɨ], [limˈpeθa ðe ˈsaŋɡe]) or Neteja de sang ([nəˈtɛʒə ðə ˈsaŋ]), meaning "cleanliness of blood", played an important ro...
Bartolomé de las Casas
Bartolomé de las Casas, O.P. (c. 1484 – 18 July 1566) was a 16th-century Spanish historian, social reformer and Dominican friar. He became the first resident Bishop of Chiapas, and the first officiall...
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Eduardo Galeano
Eduardo Hughes Galeano (born 3 September 1940) is a Uruguayan journalist, writer and novelist. His best-known works are Las venas abiertas de América Latina (Open Veins of Latin America, 1971) and Mem...
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Racism in Sweden
Racism and xenophobia have been reported and investigated in Sweden. According to the European Network Against Racism, skin color, ethnic/religious background have significant impact on an individual'...
Racism in Ukraine
Ukraine is a multi-ethnic and multicultural nation where racism and ethnic discrimination are arguably largely a fringe issue. However, there have been recorded incidents of violence where the victim'...
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Racism in the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom, like most countries, has racism between its ethnic groups. Relations between non-white and white Britons have resulted in cases of race riots and racist murder perpetrated by ext...
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Antisemitism in Europe
Antisemitism (prejudice, hatred of, or discrimination against Jews for reasons connected to their Jewish heritage), has experienced a long history of expression since the days of ancient civilizations...
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Racism in Hungary
According to the 2007 Eurobarometer, Europeans believe that discrimination on the basis of ethnic origin is the most common form of discrimination in Europe.Racism of various forms is found in every c...
Racism in Poland
As in most countries racism has existed also in Poland in a variety of forms and to various extents over the course of its history. Poles were also victims of racism in their own country, see "Anti-Po...
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Racism in Spain
During the Spanish inquisition, Jews, Arabs, and Berbers were targeted the most. This policy was called Limpieza de sangre (Blood Cleansing). Even if a Jew, Arab, or Berber converted to Christianity, ...
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Racism in Switzerland
According to the 2007 Eurobarometer, Europeans believe that discrimination on the basis of ethnic origin is the most common form of discrimination in Europe.Racism of various forms is found in every c...
Racism in Turkey
In Turkey racism and ethnic discrimination are prevalent in its society and throughout its history, and this racism and ethnic discrimination is also institutional against the non-Muslim and non-Sunni...
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