Monday, October 12, 2009

Are Australian race relations that much different than ours? Assessing the Jackson Jive

Watching the following video – which comes courtesy of Australia’s take on The Gong Show – makes you realize either how far we’ve come with race relations in this country or how far others still have to travel. Either way, it’s a stark reminder of the types of racial stereotypes (intentionally offensive or not) that you should avoid like the plague in your workplace.

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