Becoming an African

2012-11-17 09:40

They have been called “negro” and “coloured” before.

For “negro” or “coloured” had long developed a bad odour. “Negro” brought to mind a picture of a black man standing hat in hand and shuffling his feet in the presence of a white person, not even daring to look him in the eyes. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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