white nationalist

variants: less commonly

White Nationalist

Definition of white nationalist

  1. :  one of a group of militant whites who espouse white supremacy and advocate enforced racial segregation … his vision for the community—an enclave where residents fly “racialist” banners, where they are able to import enough … white nationalists to take control of the town government … — John Eligon, New York Times, 30 Aug. 2013

white nationalism

less commonly

White Nationalism

noun … a far right platform that includes white nationalism and opposition to Israel. — Mike Sunnucks, Phoenix Business Journal, 21 Sept. 2006

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