microaggression

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microaggression

An action that is deemed to be a subtle or indirect expression of bigoted or discriminatory views or attitudes. You may think your little digs against women are funny, but to your female co-workers, they're sexist microaggressions. Today's speaker is addressing microaggressions and racism.
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In a statement on Sunday, the Council said that the aggression launched by the Turkish regime is considered a violation of the de-escalation zones agreement through the direct coordination with Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization and supporting it in Idleb.
We were also honest when we said that Saleh isn't participating in confronting the aggression, and using the card of internal sedition in Yemen will have an impact in confronting the aggression," he noted.
Aggression by cats toward people can be caused by a number of things, and figuring out its cause can be challenging.
A large body of literature has examined the impact of team identification on spectator aggression (see Dietz-Uhler & Lanter, 2008; Wann, 2006) and this work suggests that team identification is a powerful predictor of fan violence.
Most crimes involving aggression were robbery, theft, intentional injury, criminal affray, and sexual assault (Xu, 2015).
ABSTRACT: The present study was meant to discover the impacts of various level of aggression on students' academic performance.
In "Assessing Aggression Thresholds in Dogs", Sue draws upon her years of experience and expertise to prove new testing and assessment methods for canine shelter workers and both amateur and professional dog trainers
Narcissism Personality Inventory (NPI) (Raskin and Terry, 1988), Direct and Indirect Aggression Scale (DIAS: Bjorkqvist, Lagerspetz, and Osterman, 1992) and Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (RSES: Rosenberg, 1965) were used to measure the constructs of the study.
QUETTA -- National Party (NP) here on Friday took out rally against Indian aggression, expressing solidity with Pakistan Army.
Canine Aggression toward people: bite scenarios and prevention").
They conclude that if the underproduction of aggression is relatively severe enough, then the level of defense that is achieved through voluntary provision may be efficient after all.
MUZAFFARABAD -- The Azad Kashmir Pakistan Muslim League-N and civil society held protest rally against the recent aggression of Afghan forces at Torkham border for past few days here on Thursday.
Relational aggression Includes using gossip and social exclusion to harm others, which is the most common form of aggression among girls.
Aggression is also one such trait that shows sexual dimorphism.
Individual Criminal Liability for the International Crime of Aggression, 2nd Edition