Archive for February 10th, 2007

I’m a racist

I didn’t know, but I am a racist.

When I was in college, three years back, I used to call people from North-Eastern parts of India names. The men being Chinki, the women Pinki. We took a lot of pleasure in calling those names whenever we could spot a Mongoloid face.

I was younger, but not a child. I should have realised that I was commiting a crime. I should have placed myself in their place, and thought about it. I did not.

Moreover, it struck me how wrong I was only three days back!

I pray…

UPDATE: Check this out. ( “not Muslim but Chinese!”)


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