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Bigotry

See also Anti-Semitism.
Beaumanoir, Sir Lucas de
prejudiced ascetic; Grand Master of Templars. [Br. Lit.: Ivanhoe]
Bunker, Archie
middle-aged bigot in television series. [TV: “All in the Family” in Terrace, I, 47–48]
fiery cross
used as symbolic threat by Ku Klux Klan. [Am. Hist.: Jobes, 387]
Hitler, Adolf
(1889–1945) German dictator; his New Order excluded non-Aryans, e.g., Jews, Slavs. [Ger. Hist.: Hitler]
Jim Crow
Negro stereotype popularized by 19th-century minstrel shows. [Am. Hist.: Van Doren, 138]
John Birch Society
ultra-conservative, anti-Communist U.S. organization founded in 1958. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 1421]
Ku Klux Klan
anti-Negro terrorist organization, started in southern U.S. [Am. Hist.: Allen, 46–49]
Lebenshorn
Himmler’s adoption/breeding scheme to produce master race. [Ger. Hist.: Hitler, 1046]
Light in August
study of race problem in South. [Am. Lit.: Light in August]
Little Rock, Arkansas
required military intervention to desegregate schools (1957–1958). [Am. Hist.: Van Doren, 556–557]
Native Son
pictures underprivileged Negro as either churchgoer or criminal. [Am. Lit.: Native Son, Magill I, 643–645]
Nazi
Nazionalsozialist; rabid anti-Semite member of Hitler’s party. [Ger. Hist.: Shirer]
New Order
partially fulfilled Nazification of Europe. [Eur. Hist.: Hitler, 935, 1055]
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Meanwhile, at yesterday's website launch, Community Minister Malcolm Chisholm revealed how he hoped the site would help deflect children away from racist and bigoted attitudes.
The problem with McConnell is that he makes bigoted arguments in a much more subtle way than they usually are advanced," Wolfson says.
An interracial friendship between Laurel Hollomon, left, and Elise Neal goes against the social conventions of a bigoted 1940s Deep South in ``The Rising Place.
So forgive me if I for one see an undeniable benefit from this burgeoning scandal: the inevitable diminution of the moral authority of an archaic and bigoted religious bureaucracy.
Elizabeth, of Ruchazie, Glasgow, said: "I couldn't believe it when the store manager refused to print Bluebell on my shirt because he said it was bigoted.
Bigoted Brian Baillie, 45, has been axed by Tennent's after vowing: "No Paki bastard will be walking through this door.
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But its ideological roots lay deep within the antigay, racially bigoted far right.
I feel sorry for these kids because they have been brainwashed by their bigoted parents who have led them to believe that the Holocaust never actually happened.
A bigoted idiot saying the wrong thing does as much good as someone who is wise and fair saying the right thing.
Used an otherwise bigoted Texas court ruling to farce the state to allow them to marry
Radpour yelled are extremely bigoted, degrading and embarrassing to the university,'' the letter said.