Racism Racism is the mistreatment of a group of people on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, place of origin, or ancestry. The term racism may also denote a blind and unreasoning hatred, envy, or prejudice (New Brunswick Human Rights Commission). ... Discrimination is the denial of equality based on personal characteristics, such as race and color. ... Some people believe that race is the primary determinant of human abilities and capacities and behave as if racial differences produce inherent superiorities. ... Whenever people discuss race relations today and the effect of t...
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