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Racial fetishism is sexually fetishizing a person or culture belonging to a specific race or ethnic group. But for our purposes, lets focus on racial fetishismloosely defined as having an unnatural preoccupation or obsession with cultural andor physical characteristics of a race other than one. This racial fetishism can (as tends to be the case in fanon) be a perverse relation to difference, of which the fetish acts as a defense against more intolerable forms of anxiety, while allowing subjects to enjoy this fear more or less secretly, more or less violently. Racial fetishism covers the length and breadth of ethnic groups there are people who fetishize african-american women, latinas pick an ethnic group, someone out there has decided they have. Racial fetish in quotes as a singular term gets 9 hits, 7 of which are about commodity fetishism. One is still likely about commodity fetishism or connected to homis definition, although it discusses sexuality in advertising, and a third seems to use the term as it used in this article. Argued in my one of my most popular posts racial fetishism mixed race problems, accounts such as mixedracebabiesig, promote themselves as celebrating mixed-race children. But the instagram page is filled with tanned kids honing predominantly white features. Reducing racial fetishism to the phallic drama runs the risk of flattening out the hierarchies of social difference, thereby relegating race and class to secondary status along a primarily sexual signifying chain. 2 fetishism can take multiple forms and has branched off to incorporate different races. Despite myself having dual heritage and cultural backgrounds, i dont admire the racial undertones of selecting a race and classifying their babies as cute and their women as hot. Baudrillards radicalization of fetishism from foot fetish to hand fetish hygiene, class, and the new woman all the marxes at the big store or, general fetishism.