Student in Blackface Play at Elementary Shares His Thoughts

“We Wear the Mask”. Parents have expressed outrage over the level of racial insensitivity

The Rashad Richey Morning Show
April 02, 2018 - 10:58 am

Photo Credit: Darnell Morris

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A local Atlanta Charter School apologized for a school play where children wore “blackface” while citing Paul Laurence Dunbar’s poem “We Wear the Mask”. Parents have expressed outrage over the level of racial insensitivity. Parent and national activist, Marcus Coleman has a son who’s attends the school and was in the play; Chase and his dad talk with Rashad Richey about the experience.