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Definition of Racism

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Submitted by Ed Schubert (United States), Nov 28, 2005 at 08:51

The final step in the transformation of the definition of "racism" is this: "Anything or anyone we (the Islamists) don't like, for any reason."

The term "racist" has come to be used much like the word "communist" during the McCarthy Era -- an 'attack' word without real meaning -- and is symptomatic of the pervasive McCarthyism of the far left.
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