Re: Background Material: A call for Help from US Easterners
From: Brian B <greywanderer987@y...>
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2003 10:53:58 -0800 (PST)
Subject: Re: Background Material: A call for Help from US Easterners
--- Ryan Gill <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Sometimes it's worse for ares of the country that
> don't have black people at all. They poopoo the
> south for it's racial problems, but are strictly
> white bread for hundreds of miles. Someone who's
> not Anglo show's up and they just don't know how
> to behave.
I grew up in an area like that, and when we finally
were exposed to minorities, the reaction was more
curiosity than hostility. as you said, "Someone who's
not Anglo show's up and they just don't know how to
behave." But if we're educated wisely, we CAN learn.
At least we don't have the baggage that areas that
have been long integrated often have.
"In life, you must try and be the type of person that your dog thinks
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