Tag: race

Swatches for black brown and white satirizing race and color terminology

What Went Wrong With… Colour Terminology For Race?

I’m old enough to remember when “white” and “black” were the only two acceptable terms for race. Anything else was racist. If someone was labelled “yellow” for instance, it was derogatory, as too was calling someone “red”. When my parents came to Britain the signs read “Whites Only” […]