It’s time to talk about language.
Systemic racist language.
“What’s that?” you may ask.
I’m not sure I want to answer you; I might put you on my blacklist.
Or, you may be one of the good guys; I want to answer you. I will whitelist you.
Do you see a pattern here?
Interestingly, when examining at least the English language, it appears rife with these racial innuendos, at least with color.
Take a look at this list of words and phrases below, compiled from the website Dictionary.com, with negative meanings and connotations around the word “black”.