• Re: Racism ?

    Thanks for your comments folks, all very interesting. We've had the conversation with the individual to let him know the organisation thinks his actions were entirely inappropriate - David makes a good point about our having to distance ourselves from…

  • Re: Racism ?

    The Jackson 5 ? Ye gods, the mind boggles ! I'll have a search though....

    I wasn't there at the time but have been told the audience were largely open-mouthed in amazement that anyone would do such a thing, and largely silent though there were one or two…

  • Racism ?

    Intersted in your reaction here folks - say your organisation had a staff panto each year and this year a (white) member of staff had decided to black himself up, put on a 'frizzy' wig and deliver a 5 minute speech about the lack of black people in the…