A person who believes one race is better than another is racist. Racists discriminate against other races.

If someone believes one race is inherently superior, that person is racist. Individuals can be racist, but so can businesses, laws, and governments. A racist person can do some damage, but a racist government can do far worse, as in the cases of slavery in America or apartheid in South Africa.

Definitions of racist
  1. noun
    a person with a prejudiced belief that one race is superior to others
    synonyms: racialist
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    type of:
    a prejudiced person who is intolerant of any opinions differing from his own
  2. adjective
    based on racial intolerance
    racist remarks”
    of or characteristic of race or races or arising from differences among groups
  3. adjective
    discriminatory especially on the basis of race or religion
    synonyms: anti-Semite, antiblack
    discriminatory, prejudiced
    being biased or having a belief or attitude formed beforehand
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