“Racism” definition

For those of You who like to use the Word “Racists”  frequently I thought  it would be of Interest to show the actual definition of racism and how it might relate to certain topics.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/racism

rac·ism

noun \ˈrā-ˌsi-zəm also -ˌshi-\

Definition of RACISM

1
: a belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race
2
: racial prejudice or discrimination
rac·ist noun or adjective

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racism

Racism is the belief that there are inherent differences in people’s traits and capacities that are entirely due to their race, however defined, and that, as a consequence, racial discrimination (i.e. different treatment of those people, both socially and legally) is justified.

Now after reading the definition of racism. We can now see how it used quite often incorrectly.

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