‘I Am Sorry But If You Are A White Man You Don’t Get To Define What Racism Is’ – Chimamanda Adichie’s Epic Reply To Tyrrell On ‘Is Donald Trump Racist?’

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'I Am Sorry But If You Are A White Man You Don't Get To Define What Racism Is' – Chimamanda Adichie's Epic Reply To Tyrrell On 'Is Donald Trump Racist?'

Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and the editor in chief of the American Spectator, R Emmett Tyrrell, appeared as guests on BBC Newsnight to discuss on the issue of whether U.S President-elect, Donald Trump, is a racist, with Emily Maitlis.

While Tyrrell, during the discussion, tried to clarify on why he thinks Trump ‘has not been a racist,’ the novelist cut in, and said: “I am sorry but if you are a white man you don’t get to define what racism is”.

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