Quotations that match 'racist'.I was lucky enough to occasionally break out of that racist situation that prevails in the Hollywood film production community. But it was racist then and it will always be that way. It will never be otherwise.
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Shaft was a pop culture figure along t he lines of, I guess, Dirty Harry - except that he wasn't as much of a racist. So yeah, I was always a fan.
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It's not like we have a formula, but I think one of the reasons this show has survived is that it has a big heart at its center. Other cartoon shows have people crap on each other and make racist jokes. But I don't think people tune in for that. I just don't think a show lasts for 10 years without a heart.
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Seems to me that the institutions that function in this country are clearly racist, and that they're built upon racism.
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My grandmother though, began to prepare in her own neurotic - and I think psychotic - way to face racism. So she taught us to be racist, which is something I had to undo later when I got to Michigan, you know.
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As soon as my trial was over, we tried to use the energy that had developed around my case to create another organization, which we called the National Alliance against Racist and Political Repression.
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Since the time of Homer every European, in what he could say about the Orient, was a racist, an imperialist, and almost totally ethnocentric.
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One of the problems with putting Huck Finn into a movie or on the stage is, you always make the white people stupid and racist. The point is, they don't know they're racist.
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If I go into a club now, all the blonde girls leave my corner and all the black girls come into my corner. It's as if I'm racist towards white girls!
[ Black Blonde Club Come Corner Girls Go Into Leave Now Towards White]
If you have always believed that everyone should play by the same rules and be judged by the same standards, that would have gotten you labeled a radical 60 years ago, a liberal 30 years ago and a racist today. Politics
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There is a racist attack against Muslims and Arabs, Algerians, Moroccans, and Tunisians in France.
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The tea baggers. The one thing they hate is when you call them racist. The other thing they hate is black people. But they won't say it.
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The repeal of racist language in the Constitution of Alabama was and still is a necessary step in the state's ability to progress.
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I used to be a discipline problem, which caused me embarrassment until I realized that being a discipline problem in a racist society is sometimes an honor.
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I am certainly not racist; I even like the British.
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No human race is superior; no religious faith is inferior. All collective judgments are wrong. Only racists make them.
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Unfortunately, the people of Louisiana are not racists.
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I think it has other roots, has to do, in part, with a general anxiety in contemporary life... nuclear bombs, inequality of possibility and chance, inequality of goods allotted to us, a kind of general racist, unjust attitude that is pervasive.
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Racists are irrational and illogical in their attempts to justify their prejudices.
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I think all Nazis didn't see themselves as bad people. I've never met a racist yet who thought he was a racist. Or an anti-Semite who thought they were anti-Semitic.
[ Anti-Semitic Bad Met Never See Themselves Think Thought Were Yet]
I do not think white America is committed to granting equality to the American Negro. This is a passionately racist country; it will continue to be so in the foreseeable future.
[ America American Committed Continue Country Equality Foreseeable Future Granting Negro Passionately Think White Will]
Most African Americans, especially the men and women from my generation, would accept the nationalist gambit that says only European Americans can be racists, which is an interesting gambit.
[ Accept African Americans Especially European Generation Interesting Men Most Nationalist Only Racists Says Which Women Would]
Well, I'm not afraid to say something if I think it's funny, even if it's harsh or racist.
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Since There are so many questions about what the president was doing over 30 years ago, what is it that he did after his honorable discharge from the National Guard? Did he make speeches alongside Jane Fonda denouncing America's racist war in Vietnam?
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I still find that a kind of stricture of the heart happens when I see any form of bigoted or racist behaviour. I get an actual pain in my heart.
[ Actual Any Behaviour Find Form Get Happens Heart Kind Pain See Still]
The laws in this city are clearly racist. All laws are racist. The law of gravity is racist.
[ City Clearly Gravity Law Laws]
If I have anything to say against Obama it's not because I'm a racist, it's because I don't like what he's doing as President and anybody should be able to feel that way, but what I find now is that if you say anything against him you're called a racist.
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Jefferson owned slaves. He did not believe that all were created equal. He was a racist.
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Those years on the golf course as a caddie, boy, those people were something. They were vulgar, some were alcoholics, racist, they were very difficult people to deal with. A lot of them didn't have a sense of humor.
[ Alcoholics Boy Caddie Course Deal Difficult Golf Humor Lot Sense Some Something Them Those Very Vulgar Were Years]
The Jew is upset because the nations of the world - the United Nations - lash him, brand him as racist and evil, hate him and openly demonstrate their desire to destroy him.
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No white group has founded a major religion on this planet. The major religious were started in the Orient and the Middle East, not in Greece and Rome. I always knew you racists didn't have a prayer.
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We are proud to say we are racist and hate to see Whites fighting each other. I oppose the Wars.
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You can fill this table up with people who are racist, homophobic, Satanist worshippers, sexist and we can be arguing but if you put on a song, I guarantee that people will stop and listen and that's what I love about music, it can bring people together.
[ Arguing Bring Fill Guarantee Homophobic Listen Love Music Put Satanist Sexist Song Stop Table Together Up Will Worshippers]
Spain is not a racist country.
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The immigration thing has to be brought to a head, and I feel that the best way to do that is endorse the worst, in the sense of he is a racist and he knows what I'm talking about.
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You're absolutely right: Bob Grant is a racist, Bob Grant is a bigot, he's a despicable talk show host and I agree with that.
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But, on the other hand, I get bored with racism too and recognize that there are still many things to be said about a Black person and a White person loving each other in a racist society.
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This is a racist country.
When a nominee for the Supreme Court, one of only nine lifetime appointments, makes an overtly brazen racist comment about tens of millions of American citizens, we don't need lectures. What we need to do is to confront her with what she said and what it says about her.
[ American Appointments Citizens Comment Confront Court Her Lectures Lifetime Makes Millions Need Nine Nominee Only Said Says She Supreme Tens]
The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand. They make the racist secure in his racism.
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I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion, or insult, as pitiable, from the other person. I never absorbed that. I always thought that there was something deficient about such people.
[ Absorbed Acts Always Deficient Exclusion Insult Looked Never Other Person Pitiable Something Such Thought Upon]
People aren't born racist.
I was playing this horrible part. I didn't didn't want to play it because the character was an awful racist. But I'm glad I did it because I met Sidney Poitier.
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Not everybody is absolutely stupid. Why on earth would I be racist, what would I be trying to achieve?
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When we go to war I will not ask the White Racist next to me what is he Christian or Atheist? I will only expect him or her to kill the enemy as I will.
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And my point was one I think that you'd agree with, which is there's no room in America for a black racist, a Latino racist, or a white racist, or an Asian racist, or a Native American racist. Now, we're either color blind or we're not color blind.
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He was a professional rugby player in the area that I played as a youngster. So a lot of people who I went to school with knew who he was and knew that he was black. So I would get racist taunts in school.
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Of course I'm not a racist, but I'm certainly right wing, there's no question about that.
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I reject that. I would rather recruit a Racist left winger than a right winger.
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It's not difficult in South Africa for the ordinary person to see the link between capitalism and racist exploitation, and when one sees the link one immediately thinks in terms of a socialist alternative.
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And I think all Nazis didn't see themselves as bad people. I've never met a racist yet who thought he was a racist. Or an anti-Semite who thought they were anti-Semitic.
[ Anti-Semitic Bad Met Never See Themselves Think Thought Were Yet]
I'm not a racist, that's what so insane about this, and yet it's said, it comes through, it fires out of me, and even now in the passion that's here as I confront myself.
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The reason why you were allowed to get away with that in the '60s and '70s is because this country's racist administrative policies were such that rich white kids were getting exemptions. I said no exemptions.
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Today a racist is synonymous with race hatred. Hating someone is a pretty unpleasant thing and few people are capable of hating others. Long-term hatred is a pathological disorder.
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I couldn't join a party that, frankly, tolerates members who are bigots for one thing, homophobes, racists.
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America is still mostly xenophobic and racist. That's the nature of America, I think.
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In our racist, sexist society, Christmas is the 8 hours when we stop killing each other and gratutious over eating is encouraged so that the starving and other people in the world can die!
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