Article: So, what's the issue with blackface?

An article by Paul Oliver - Sports Project Advisor to the Australian Human Rights Commission.

A recent incident involving Australian women’s national basketball team player Alice Kunek posting a photo of herself with her face painted black for an end-of-season dress up party invoked public outrage and condemnation from many, including her team-mate Liz Cambage, whose father is Nigerian. Kunek apologised for her choice of a blackface costume at the Melbourne Boomers party, saying she didn’t intend to offend anyone.

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