Victimism means: Another definition of victimism is a philosophy that sees oneself as an inhuman being to gain sympathy or empathy. Victimism’s ultimate goal is to gain social power, influence and status through exploiting the good intentions and sympathies of the population for their socialpolitical support. By exploiting the sympathy of the masses, one can “play the victim”, gain influence and power. (in Community Dictionary, added by Paula Mora)