The politics of personal perception

2015-01-25 15:00

What is the point of publishing the article “Race and Cape Town: Your colour matters at restaurants” (City Press, January 18 2015)? It’s a scurrilous article, not based on facts, but on one person’s perceptions. You haven’t even given those much-maligned restaurants a right of reply.

Your columnist Sarita Ranchod certainly doesn’t know. She just assumes it’s racism because that’s how she frames the world. A black woman told me that all whites are racists. 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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