The following is a list of ethnic slurs ethnophaulisms that are, or have been, used as insinuations or allegations about members of a given ethnicity , or to refer to them in a derogatory that is, critical or disrespectful , pejorative disapproving or contemptuous , or otherwise insulting manner. Some of the terms listed below such as "Gringo", "Yank", etc. The connotation of a term and prevalence of its use as a pejorative or neutral descriptor varies over time and by geography. For the purposes of this list, an ethnic slur is a term designed to insult others on the basis of race , ethnicity , or nationality. Each term is listed followed by its country or region of usage, a definition, and a reference to that term.
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Olvera Street is a Los Angeles icon—a thriving Mexican market filled with colorful souvenirs, restaurants and remnants of the oldest buildings in Los Angeles. But though the bright tourist destination teems with visitors, few realize it was once the site of a terrifying raid. In , police officers grabbed Mexican-Americans in the area, many of them U. Immigration agents blocked exits and arrested around people, who were then deported to Mexico, regardless of their citizenship or immigration status. The raid was just one incident in a long history of discrimination against Latino people in the United States.
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According to the hate crime statistics kept by the FBI , Jews are the primary victims of religious hate crimes. If you include other groupings by ethnicity, race, or sexuality, Jewish people are still at the top. They are more than three times more likely to be the victim of a hate crime than any other group.
By Lia Eustachewich. October 9, pm Updated October 9, pm. The complaint filed Thursday by the Trump administration said that for the great majority of applicants, Asian Americans and whites have just one-eighth to one-fourth of the likelihood of admission as similarly qualified African American applicants. Yale is allegedly in violation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, which prohibits discrimination based on race, color or national origins by programs that receive federal funding, the Justice Department said. The university will not change its admission practices as a result of the suit.