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Professor apologizes for calling security guard monkey; black rep of Commission for Racial Equality defends professor because there are also yellow, red and blue monkeys

Sign: Calling (someone) ‘monkey’ is not an injury, it’s racism.  You need to be punished adequately. No to racism!! The drama at the University of Pará continues to unfold. As … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Latest episode of the "I’m not racist because…" variety: White college professor of African religions calls black security guard a monkey

The latest incident of the “I’m not a racist because…” variety comes from a college campus located in southern Brazil. In this case, a college professor insulted a campus security … Continue reading

September 18, 2012 · Leave a comment