Why Do People Think Whites in Blackface Are Being Racist?

There is no bad intent from a White guy painting his face black for a party. It’s like a Halloween Party for adults. You try to look like somebody else. I haven’t done it but if I wanted to look like Michael Jackson at a party I may have painted my face Black. And if a Black guy paints his face White to look... show more There is no bad intent from a White
guy painting his face black for a party.

It’s like a Halloween Party for adults.
You try to look like somebody else.

I haven’t done it but if I wanted to look like Michael
Jackson at a party I may have painted my face Black.

And if a Black guy paints his face White to look like a
White person I would not call him a racist.
If he painted his face orange to look like Trump I would
not call him a racist either.
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