We saw very targeted, almost punitive take-aways from the African-American and Arab-American groups by those who listened to the radical white power rock," Knobloch-Westerwick said.
What does WP stand for?
WP stands for White Power
This definition appears very frequently
See other definitions of WP
We have 39 other meanings of WP in our Acronym Attic
- West Point
- Western Pacific (railroad)
- Western Pleasure (horseback riding event)
- Western Precipitation (Malvern, PA)
- Western Province (South Africa)
- Wettable Powder
- What’s Poppin'?
- White Pages
- White Paper
- White Phosphorous (aka Willie Pete)
Samples in periodicals archive:
By asking a white power group to postpone its meeting so as to avoid any clash - rhetorical or physical - with those attending a Black History Month film screening, the city showed good sense, without abandoning principles.
The group, which calls itself the National Socialist Movement, requested and received a city parade permit for a white power demonstration at City Hall.
No matter in which form the ideology is expressed, the movement's ultimate goal is to alter racial thinking in this country, to promote color blind worldviews, and to ultimately achieve social justice by diluting white power and privilege.
African American resistance to white power prompted plantation owners to resort to extreme violence to preserve the status quo.
Naylor's description allows the reader to experience the blizzard's suffocating white power.
His final act was to sabotage Knowles' BNP-style movement, turning his meeting from a discussion about rubbish collection into one filled with hatred and chants of: "White Power, White Power.
His quest to take down Wade had a clear origin and ostensible justification in the critique of white power and privilege and the desire to combat racism.