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Oye Mi Negro

Moments ago the English Premier League announced that they would be suspending the Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez for 8 games for “using insulting words towards” the French Manchester United Defender, Patrice Evra. At the heart of the matter is the interpretation of the word ‘negro’ or ‘negrito’, which translates as ‘black’ or ‘blackie.’ Suarez apparently used the […]

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