White people

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Noun1.White people - a light-skinned race
race - people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock; "some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings"
Caucasian, White, White person - a member of the Caucasoid race
References in classic literature ?
Lady Arabella was not usually a humorous person, but no man or woman of the white race could have checked the laughter which rose spontaneously to her lips.
The room was filled with specimens of the strange beings that inhabit this underworld; a heterogeneous collection of hybrids--the offspring of the prisoners from the outside world; red and green Martians and the white race of therns.
Two years is too short a time in which to attempt to work the change in an individual that it has taken countless ages to accomplish in the white race.
She was saffron-brown, as a woman of the white race can well be, with smiling eyes of bluest blue.
In the American War some of the most advanced Liberals took sides with the planters on the score that the blacks were an inferior race to the whites, and that might was the right of the white race.
He must not understand too well the instincts, customs, and mental processes of the blacks, the yellows, and the browns; for it is not in such fashion that the white race has tramped its royal road around the world.
Jewish genocide of the white race via immigration," the printed letter reads.
It also criticises the CJP's choice to quote Churchill who saw the white race as superior, opposed the Indian independence movement, and did not believe women should have the right to vote".
They had assembled for a rally of white supremacists: people who believe the white race is superior to all others.
In the US, there is an apparent resurgence of the perception that the white race is supreme over others.
black ppl simply through their dominant genes can literally wipe out the white race if we had the power to.
My reading suggests that whereas these framings render both Muslims and Jews existential threats conspiring to destroy the white race, Islamophobia plays a more supplemental role to anti-Semitism, which remains the dynamic center.