• Racism will not be solved by there being more mixed-race children | Nikesh Shukla

    3 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    ‘Beige Britain' won't be the utopia we want. It'll be the same country it always was, but with a significant demographic change A shop assistant smiles as I enter a store with my kids. The three-year-old and I are discussing her favourite colour. So far the shortlist is purple, red, yellow, white, silver, gold and green. The shop assistant comes over to ask if we need any help. I shake my head. “We're fine, thank you,” I say. “If you need me, just give me a shout,” she says. She pauses. “Gosh, mixed-race children are just so special aren't they? So special.” “What do you mean?” I ask...
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