multiculturalism multiculturalism  /ˌməl ti ˈkəl tʃə rə lɪ zəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the doctrine that several different cultures (rather than one national culture) can coexist peacefully and equitably in a single country

Usage(s):

  1. Forget multiculturalism: this was novel globalism and an inquiry into what the boundary-dissolving author called transmigration.
  2. Lahiri is a miniaturist, a microcosmologist, and she helps us understand what those lives mean without resorting to we-are-the-world multiculturalism.
  3. By and large, Australia's shift to multiculturalism has progressed smoothly.

News

  • Exercise trends tap world cultures to get folks fit

    More health clubs are incorporating multiculturalism into their exercise offerings. And that leads to Lebanese belly dancing in American health clubs, Russian kettlebells in gyms and Zumba enthusiasts packing studios.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Minnesota Public Radio

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Quotes

  1. "He was a rebel from the Middle East. His father was Turkish and his mother probably Palestinian," Tatchell said. "St. George's parentage embodies multiculturalism and his life expresses the values of English liberalism and dissent."
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: Peter Tatchell Source: FOXNews

  2. Wilders last night claimed a massive victory, predicting: "We are going to conquer the entire country : We are going to be the biggest party in the country. The leftist elite still believes in multiculturalism, coddling criminals, a European...
    on Mar 4, 2010 By: Geert Wilders Source: The Guardian

  3. Shonibare says the piece celebrates British ethnic wealth and reflects "the story of multiculturalism in London today, which began as a result of Nelson's victory at the Battle of Trafalgar".
    on Jan 11, 2008 By: Yinka Shonibare Source: Financial Times

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