Will Kobe Bryant Save China from Racism?
August 26, 2017, 09:45 AM
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From The Spectator:

Beyond the pale: China’s cheerful racists

Ideas about racial hierarchies are not outdated ­anathema here but unquestioned belief

Carola Binney

… My time in a Chinese classroom didn’t instil much hope of an enlightened next generation, but there are a few signs that things might be starting to change. Chinese teenage boys idolise the African-American basketball star Kobe Bryant, for instance — posters of him festooned the dormitory walls.

A worthy sign of hope and enlightenment indeed. Remember, Kobe Bryant was only an accused rapist, not a convicted one.

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