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No shortage of racism

No shortage of racism

I read with considerable anger and outrage Herb Cromwell's commentary, “I should have known about blackface” (Feb. 17). Blackface is as oppressive and offensive as any other form of anti-black behavior. Whites should already know this.

Now at the age of 76, I have never been surprised by the ignorance and stupidity upon which white supremacy and anti-black racism rest in this place called America. What is so disconcerting is that so many liberal racist whites — some of whom have existed in a "white bubble,” as Mr. Cromwell admits —...