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Canadian woman receives $10,200
compensation after being fired
from black teachers group ´for
not being black enough´

Daily Mail [UK], by James Nye

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Posted By:Ribicon, 8/11/2014 10:40:10 AM

A biracial woman has won an $10,200 payout after she was fired from her job at the Black Educators Association (BEA) in Nova Scotia, Canada because she ´wasn´t black enough´. Rachel Brothers, was awarded the sum last week after Donald Murray, the Chairman of the Board of Inquiry at the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, ruled that she was discriminated against because of the color of her skin. (Snip) Evidence was given to the board that claimed Collier told Brothers her biracial skin color was a ´barrier´ to black people and that she was ´too light skinned to ´officially represent them

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Now the African-Canadians are getting into the act.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 8/11/2014 10:46:24 AM     (No. 9961380)

I wish american blacks would adopt that attitude on the POTUS....

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KingBubo, 8/11/2014 10:50:31 AM     (No. 9961385)

When I read stories like this, I think of the scene from Stir Crazy with Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder..."We bad"

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Reply 3 - Posted by: yo-yo, 8/11/2014 10:54:13 AM     (No. 9961388)

Enviro-weenies ban brown bags, and then this happens!


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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/11/2014 10:56:56 AM     (No. 9961393)

#1 beat me to it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Geelabeela828, 8/11/2014 11:04:52 AM     (No. 9961397)

"Colorists"? Is that what straight-up racists are now called?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/11/2014 11:24:38 AM     (No. 9961419)

Light skinned and lacking a humongous butt.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Japanorama, 8/11/2014 1:21:43 PM     (No. 9961627)

Paper bag parties were African-American social events at which only individuals with complexions at least as light as the color of a brown paper bag were admitted.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/11/2014 2:30:45 PM     (No. 9961743)

Wilder/Pryor also in "Silver Streak´. Out of the men´s room with music in hand jivin´ All it took was a little black shoe polish.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/12/2014 2:29:19 AM     (No. 9962466)

Hypocrites

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