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Global North

Instead of the hierarchical division into developed and developing countries or Third and First world we hereby use the concepts “Global South“ - “Global North”, not bearing any judgmental connotation. By writing them with a capital letter we want to make clear that we are dealing with a sociopolitical instead of a geographical concept. Global South hereby describes a position within the current world order that implies political and economic disadvantages. Global North on the other hand describes a currently advantaged and privileged position. (vgl glokal 2012, S. 4f.)

Aliases (separate with |): global north
Institutional Racism

"Institutional racism is any system of inequality based on race. It can occur in institutions such as public government bodies, private business corporations (such as media outlets), and universities (public and private)" - Wikipedia

Aliases (separate with |): institutional racism
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