Re: RARA-AVIS: Marlowe as racist?

Date: 14 Sep 2000

Yes times have changed. Today one Black can and often does call another Black a nigger. But if the same is uttered by a White, or an Americian Indian for that matter, watch out. But when a Black calls a White a Cracker does the White react the same as a Black being called nigger by a White? I think not. Chandler simply wrote his stories on the acceptability (ugh! Political Correctness) of his day. Malone

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