Piñatas At The Luau?

suyts space

Okay, let’s take them at their word and assume there was no overt attempt at teaching racism. Let’s just assume they’re complete imbeciles and have their cultures mixed and don’t understand that just because a person’s skin is light brown they don’t all share similar cultural celebratory traditions. Mexican, Polynesian….. what’s the difference?

image

PHOTO FROM WMC-TV

A Tennessee university is expressing regret after a photo surfaced showing a group of black boys hitting a piñata shaped like a white woman.“We want to assure our community that no racial or gender animosity was intended,” a University of Memphis spokesman said in a statement provided to Fox News.

“This was one of numerous activities which occurred during the RHC Luau,” a popular event that has been held for more than 10 years,” the statement read – noting that the hula dancer was one of three piñatas used in the event.

“The photograph…

View original post 416 more words

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s