racial tension

racial tension
расовые противоречия, напряженность на расовой почве

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  • Racial tension in Omaha, Nebraska — mostly occurred because of the city s volatile mixture of high numbers of new immigrants from southern and eastern Europe and African American migrants from the Deep South. While racial discrimination existed at several levels, the violent… …   Wikipedia

  • Timeline of racial tension in Omaha, Nebraska — The timeline of racial tension in Omaha, Nebraska lists events in African American history in Omaha. These included racial violence, but also include many firsts as the African American community built its institutions. Omaha has been a major… …   Wikipedia

  • tension — n. strained relations strain 1) to cause, create tension 2) to heighten, increase tension 3) to alleviate, ease, lessen, relieve tension (to alleviate/ease tension between the superpowers) 4) acute; mounting tension 5) arterial; international;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • tension — ten|sion W2S3 [ˈtenʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(nervous feeling)¦ 2¦(no trust)¦ 3¦(different influences)¦ 4¦(tightness)¦ 5¦(force)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1500 1600; : French; Origin: Latin tensio, from tendere; TEND] 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • racial — ra|cial [ˈreıʃəl] adj 1.) [only before noun] relating to the relationships between different races of people who now live in the same country or area ▪ a victim of racial discrimination ▪ This part of the community needs to be protected from… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Racial hierarchy — As it pertains to the United States of America, racial hierarchy refers to ranking of different races/ethnic groups, based on physical and perceived characteristics that have been perpetuated through legal and political policy, leaving the white… …   Wikipedia

  • racial — adj. 1 of or concerning race (racial diversities; racial minority). 2 on the grounds of or connected with difference in race (racial discrimination; racial tension). Derivatives: racially adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • Racial politics — is a term used to describe politicians waving the name of race to gain benefit of their own.Racial politics in MalaysiaMalaysian politician Chang Ko Youn put forward Malaysia has practised racial politics for 51 years and we know it is divisive… …   Wikipedia

  • tension — noun 1 inability to relax ADJECTIVE ▪ inner ▪ emotional, nervous, sexual ▪ He suffers from nervous tension. ▪ muscle, muscular …   Collocations dictionary

  • racial */*/ — UK [ˈreɪʃ(ə)l] / US adjective [only before noun] 1) happening between people of different races racial discrimination/prejudice: The report claimed that racial prejudice was still widespread. racial conflict/tension/violence: Nwobo claimed he was …   English dictionary

  • tension */*/*/ — UK [ˈtenʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms tension : singular tension plural tensions 1) a) [uncountable] the feeling of being so nervous or worried that you cannot relax ease the tension: I tried to ease the tension (= make it less strong) with a joke …   English dictionary


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