Have you heard about Apartheid? It is a racial segregation system based on colour which was followed in South Africa (1948-1994) before it was uprooted after Nelson Mandela won elections. It has a history running way back to the days of colonisation that has slavery as well wrapped up in its pages. To put simply it is about a belief that “white is superior to black”.
Now with the passing time world has moved forward by leaps and bounds. We (Indians) have not only witnessed but are also a part of “change” be it domestically or globally. In terms of trade, education, fashion, entertainment – we have left no stone unturned to make our presence felt globally.
But somehow I feel there hasn’t been any considerable change in our deep down psyche wherein we prefer white (read fair) to black/brown (read dark). Majority of population still feels fair is beautiful. Pick up…
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