[Ads-l] New ethnic slur for Pacific Islanders et sim.?

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sat May 15 07:46:36 UTC 2021

Seen in the comments on Reddit.com:
“Are you Mexican?”
He replied, “No, I’m Hawaiian,”
at which point [the questioner] came back with,
“Ohhhhh, you’re one of them _coconut niggers_!”

- Wilson
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