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White people, also known as Caucasian or European race, are a kind of people with light skin. They are a race of people. Most white people are of European origin, but are also found in other parts of the world.

In society

United States

European settlers like the Pilgrims arrived in North America in the 17th century. In the South, until 1965, the Jim Crow laws divided whites from blacks. Blacks were banned from many places.