|Well said! (archive)|
Posted by Greg from Sydney (currently in Tokyo) on October 04, 1998 at 09:48:02:
In Reply to: Richard: please read. posted by Alvin L. French-Moon on October 03, 1998 at 20:36:19:
I was going to express the same views, but I see you've already captured them quite eloquently.
In short: "rice boy" is clearly a racially-oriented term and if it is interpreted as insulting by those of asian background then we should be civilised enough to stop using it.
End of story.
Greg from Sydney