My White Teacher Was Racist And It Nearly Ruined My Life

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When I moved to Switzerland in the early 80s, I was one of few black students at my school. I had moved from Sierra Leone in West Africa where most of the children in my class were black to a classroom where almost everyone was white. At the time, there was not one black or brown teacher at the school either.

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Rebecca Stevens A.

Rebecca Stevens A.

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I write about racism, but there are so many other things I would like to write about instead. Help me dismantle racism so that I can get to that.