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{adj: free} able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint
"free enterprise"
"a free port"
"a free country"
"I have an hour free"
"free will"
"free of racism"
"feel free to stay as long as you wish"
"a free choice"
<-> unfree

{adj: unhampered, free of} not held in check or subject to control
"unhampered dissemination of news"
"this would give black people the opportunity to live unhampered by racism"

{n: Baldwin, James Baldwin, James Arthur Baldwin} United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)

{n: Nazism, Naziism, national socialism} a form of socialism featuring racism and expansionism and obedience to a strong leader

{n: Robeson, Paul Robeson, Paul Bustill Robeson} United States bass singer and an outspoken critic of racism and proponent of socialism (1898-1976)

{n: disapprobation, condemnation} an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong or morally culpable
"his uncompromising condemnation of racism"
<-> approbation

{n: pestilence, canker} a pernicious and malign influence that is hard to get rid of
"racism is a pestilence at the heart of the nation"
"according to him, I was the canker in their midst"

{n: racial profiling} a form of racism consisting of the (alleged) policy of policemen who stop and search vehicles driven by persons belonging to particular racial groups

{n: racism, racialism, racial discrimination} discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race

{n: racism} the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races

{n: recrudescence} a return of something after a period of abatement
"a recrudescence of racism"
"a recrudescence of the symptoms"

{v: condemn, reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriate} express strong disapproval of
"We condemn the racism in South Africa"
"These ideas were reprobated"

{v: infect} contaminate with ideas or an ideology
"society was infected by racism"

{v: smack, reek} have an element suggestive (of something)
"his speeches smacked of racism"


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