Slang. dead white European male.
noun acronym
Dead White European Male

noun phrase

A type of person viewed as unjustly dominant in literature and culture, and hence archetypally despised by feminists, multiculturalists, etc: The scientific method, largely produced by those hated demons, dead white European males/ challenged the established canon, which too often focused on DWEM’s (Dead White European Males) (1990+)
dead White European male


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