black nationalist

noun, often capitalized B&N
|Updated on: 24 Jun 2018

Definition of black nationalist

: a member of a group of militant blacks who advocate separatism from the whites and the formation of self-governing black communities

black nationalism

noun, often capitalized B&N

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1943

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