That is a strict dictionary definition. The dictionary also says rape is the carnal violation of a chaste woman. Would you agree with that interpretation?
Language, Charles, is a living, breathing entity, and useful definitions routinely align with the context of their functionality. A rather verbose way of saying, when you cling to a semantic, rigid phrase that simplistically defines white supremacy, you are being willfully obtuse. And you are fooling no one.
Below, I suggest one video and seven websites that discuss introductory concepts of racism. If you are open to learning, they can be great resources which can help in an understanding of how the concept functions in our culture. All of them, by the way, utilize the definition of racism which I provided to you. Trust me, my “personal belief” as you put it, regarding what the term racism means does not have that amount of reach.
The Theory. Critical Race Theory was developed out of legal scholarship. It provides a critical analysis of race and…spacrs.wordpress.com
An ever-expanding list of common understandings we share as anti-racists. Please feel free to submit your own entries…resistracism.wordpress.com
This past week’s terrorist act at Mother Emanuel AME in Charleston, South Carolina, has shaken many of us. There have…www.patheos.com
Any time a white person uses their own personal experience of prejudice (or a fabricated one) to demonstrate how whites…whiteseducatingwhites.tumblr.com
The fabric of racism is inextricably woven and constructed into the founding principles of the United States. Racism…www.pisab.org
Welcome to the Anti-Racism Resource Centre! A resource hub for educators, employers, students, youth, and anyone…anti-racism.ca