On the flip side,'' Noah adds cheerfully, "you come to South Africa and say to a colored person
, 'Excuse me, are you mixed race?
If a colored person
can rule the United State of America, why cannot an Albanian be Prime Minister of Macedonia?
The "Black Law" made it a crime to teach "any colored person
who is not an inhabitant of any town" in Connecticut unless the town first agreed.
There are those who think if a colored person
cares for books it is because they have white blood in their veins somewhere which gives them that taste for learning.
of a colored person
at the University of Missouri .
My parents were always supportive of my dance life, but that evening I was greeted with, "If I ever catch you sitting next to a colored person
again, that will be the end of your dance career
She traveled from town to town with them learning about baseball and life, the life of a colored person
in the South before desegregation, during the Depression.
I don't know if the watermelon qua watermelon was the real deal, although to be sure the negroes didn't like that, but if it was a regular colored person
with watermelon and he said that to them and they just left, I don't know if it would have had the same impact.
In 1866 Virginia decreed that "Every person having one-fourth or more Negro blood shall be deemed a colored person
, and every person not a colored person
having one-fourth or more Indian blood shall be deemed an Indian.
Upton has given orders so that no colored person
shall be admitted on the grounds.