'Coronation Street' RACIST comment

The Words & Riddims Talk show

We discuss the outrage over the controversy line in Coronation Street where character Eva Eva price made a quip over her hair. During a recent episode of the nation’s favourite soap the actress said: “I’ve got more roots than Kunta Kinte!

This caused outrage across the country but was this an overreaction or justified.

Meanwhile in South Africa, pupils  at the prestigious Pretoria high school for girls have been holding protests over an alleged ban on afros and natural hair styles.

 

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