Avoiding a Danny Baker Type Blunder!

This week Danny Baker was sacked from the BBC for posting a picture on Twitter of the latest royal family arrival depicted as A suited chimpanzee.(https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-48212693). In response to fierce criticism about the post Mr Baker was adamant that he saw no racist connotations in what he was posting and had intended only to poke …

Can Ugly Ducklings be Racist?

At the very least they can certainly cause offence…. https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/waitrose-easter-duckling-racist-ugly-twitter-apology-a8860991.html #Waitrose recently became the subject of much criticism about a decision to sell a three pack of ducks with the names Fluffy (white duck), Crispy (brown duck) and Ugly (black duck). This bizarre marketing choice resulted in a number of people complaining about racism, whilst …