What does race relations mean?

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Wiktionary

  1. race relations(Noun)

    The patterns of behaviour between ethnic groups of people

  2. race relations(Noun)

    The branch of sociology that studies these patterns

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Race Relations

    Cultural contacts between people of different races.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of race relations in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of race relations in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Scott Stringer:

    We are all familiar with the events that led to the death of Eric Garner and the extraordinary impact his passing has had on our City and our nation, it forced us to examine the state of race relations, and the relationship between our police force and the people they serve.

  2. Marcia Fudge:

    The fact that our country - the greatest country in the world - remains mired in race relations issues in the year 2014 is an embarrassment, if we are to learn anything from the tragic death of Michael Brown, we must first acknowledge that we have a race issue that we are not addressing.

  3. Barack Obama:

    I always tell young people, in particular, do not say that nothing has changed when it comes to race in America, unless you've lived through being a black man in the 1950s or '60s or '70s. It is incontrovertible that race relations have improved significantly during my lifetime and yours.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Race relations problems are almost at an all-time worst, and President Obama -- I really thought he'd be a unifier. But I thought one thing he'd be is a unifier certainly between African-American and white, and I will tell you that's turned out not to be so. He has not been a unifier. He's been a divider.

  5. Thomas Sowell:

    Much of the social history of the Western world over the past three decades has involved replacing what worked with what sounded good. In area after area - crime, education, housing, race relations - the situation has gotten worse after the bright new theories were put into operation. The amazing thing is that this history of failure and disaster has neither discouraged the social engineers nor discredited them.

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