[SpamCop-Social] Re: BE POLITICALLY CORRECT
edb2000 at spamcop.net
Thu Apr 6 18:18:40 EDT 2006
> "Don Wannit" <edb2000 at spamcop.net> wrote in message
> news:e13732$i11$1 at news.spamcop.net...
>> Lecturer says "Never call someone Black. That's RACIST.
>> Describe them as 'African American'."
> What? And calling them African American isn't racist????? If they were
> just called Americans, that would be nationalist. If they were just
> called African, that would be continentalist. Neither of which would
> actually describe the people concerned. However, if you describe the
> actual colour of the skin, you are just describing something you can
> see. Race, nationality or continent doesn't come into it. So if I see
> someone with pink, green ,brown, yellow or purple skin, I will describe
> it as such.
There you go being logical, and not Politically Correct as seen
in the People's Republic of Berkeley. :-}
Don Wannit <edb2000 -at- spamcop.net>
A paid SpamCop user since 1999
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