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Morning Dew Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-31-09 01:47 AM
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40. It occurs to me that using the term is racist all by itself...
because white is the "norm" - racism practiced by non-whites bust be "reverse" racism.

LOL - that's striking me as really funny... never thought of it that way before.
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  -What is a "reverse racist" ?? kentuck  May-30-09 10:30 PM   #0 
  - In their mind  Dappleganger   May-30-09 10:31 PM   #1 
  - Any one who supports equal opportunity  Jack Rabbit   May-30-09 10:33 PM   #2 
  - I forgot about that one. Woohoo, feminazis!  EFerrari   May-30-09 10:36 PM   #8 
     - That's one of my favs. Reminds me of Austin Powers fembots.  BlooInBloo   May-30-09 10:43 PM   #10 
  - A person who reverses racism and uses it against the bigot? n/t  ColbertWatcher   May-30-09 10:34 PM   #3 
  - Oh, boy  krispos42   May-30-09 10:34 PM   #4 
  - It's a projection of hatred that wing nuts plaster all over people of color.  EFerrari   May-30-09 10:35 PM   #5 
  - Grammatically, or in the tiny globs of brain tissues Republicans try to use?  jobycom   May-30-09 10:35 PM   #6 
  - Just shit white folks say to cover their own racism....  BlooInBloo   May-30-09 10:36 PM   #7 
  - right wing term just like "race card"  JI7   May-30-09 10:37 PM   #9 
  - It's what happens when...  C_U_L8R   May-30-09 10:44 PM   #11 
  - When you justify something racist against someone else using your minority status as the reason  The Straight Story   May-30-09 10:45 PM   #12 
  - Wikipedia says of reverse racism:  keep_it_real   May-30-09 10:47 PM   #13 
  - ty  emilyg   May-30-09 11:38 PM   #20 
  - It is a white supremist  obliviously   May-30-09 10:50 PM   #14 
  - A non white who dares to be proud of who they are  Uzybone   May-30-09 10:52 PM   #15 
  - a non-white DEMOCRAT you mean  Doctor_J   May-30-09 10:53 PM   #17 
     - Oh, please  Chulanowa   May-31-09 12:55 AM   #28 
  - A Democrat of color who is proud of his/her heritage  Doctor_J   May-30-09 10:53 PM   #16 
  - As a great philosopher once said...  kentuck   May-30-09 10:56 PM   #18 
  - At least TWO different versions  UTUSN   May-30-09 11:21 PM   #19 
  - Reverse Racist should just be racist  Taitertots   May-30-09 11:50 PM   #21 
  - Well, that's right. Race-based stuff is...racist. nt  Captain Hilts   May-31-09 12:46 AM   #25 
     - Pretty much  Taitertots   May-31-09 04:23 PM   #44 
  - I hate to admit this.  Cleita   May-30-09 11:57 PM   #22 
  - Someone who, rather than negatively discriminating against someone due to race  uppityperson   May-31-09 12:24 AM   #23 
  - Anything done or said by a person of color is better than anything a white person does or says.  Captain Hilts   May-31-09 12:45 AM   #24 
  - But that's not how the RW uses it.  EFerrari   May-31-09 12:49 AM   #26 
  - It's racism to even bring up her race. It's stupid. They're grasping at straws.  Captain Hilts   May-31-09 12:55 AM   #27 
     - Too bad we can't delay the hearing to give them more time to  EFerrari   May-31-09 12:58 AM   #30 
  - Yeah, I know the drugs I get from black people are better than those I get from white people...  LooseWilly   May-31-09 01:45 AM   #38 
  - A nonexistant construct invented by white people  Starry Messenger   May-31-09 12:57 AM   #29 
  - Two definitions  Lithos   May-31-09 01:03 AM   #31 
  - Oooh, ooh, I know this one.  Chovexani   May-31-09 01:09 AM   #32 
  - Racism is racism  DatManFromNawlins   May-31-09 01:20 AM   #33 
  - "Reverse racism" is, according to the Repugs,  Zavulon   May-31-09 01:24 AM   #34 
  - But if nothing is done...?  kentuck   May-31-09 01:40 AM   #37 
  - This is how the term is commonly used.  TCJ70   May-31-09 04:29 PM   #46 
  - Literally, it would be a person who considers their own race inferior. n/t  lumberjack_jeff   May-31-09 01:35 AM   #35 
  - It's a stupid term.  proteus_lives   May-31-09 01:39 AM   #36 
  - Reverse racist is  voc   May-31-09 01:46 AM   #39 
  - It occurs to me that using the term is racist all by itself...  Morning Dew   May-31-09 01:47 AM   #40 
  - Yup. Just like there are quarterbacks, and then there are black quarterbacks.  BlooInBloo   May-31-09 04:24 PM   #45 
  - A member of the dominant community who is confused and identifies  Karenina   May-31-09 07:17 AM   #41 
  - It's their new term for reverse discrimination because they think it makes sense  shadowknows69   May-31-09 08:01 AM   #42 
  - I'm not even sure what a racist is any more let alone a reverse one.  konnichi wa   May-31-09 08:14 AM   #43 
  - I think they moonwalk while they discriminate  Generic Brad   May-31-09 04:48 PM   #47 

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