equalitarian equalitarian

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who believes in the equality of all people

Usage(s):

  1. Yet the Founding Fathers excluded the Negro from the national equalitarian ideal, and the discrepancy made the white man's prejudice particularly enduring.
  2. An outgrowth of the equalitarian theory was a quantum jump in the number of men considered qualified for the bench, and pressures built up to rotate judicial offices.

Quotes

  • Gail Omvedt, an American social activist living in India, believes that to some extent the "aggressive Hindutva destroyed a more equalitarian 'Hindu' tradition."
    on Mar 14, 2009 By: Gail Omvedt Source: Times of India

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