I made the most racist statement in my life in 1969 in front of a black person I really liked. I repeated something I had heard all through growing up. That is when I realized that racism is built into the language! I’ve watched for it ever since.

As for subtle things, I am still surprised occasionally at some terms that can be considered racist. Maybe that is due to the white bubble, but probably more that I take everything literally.

A very clear article. Thanks.

William “Bill” Myers, Analyzes all, Programmer, retired. If you learn anything new, find enjoyment, have a new thought, then I’m successful. Photo: 1st article

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