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‘Its OK to say coloured people’: Glenn Beck risks race row by attacking use of ‘African American’

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

(Mail Online) ight-wing radio host Glenn Beck has attacked the term 'African American' saying there is nothing wrong with using 'coloured' or 'black' instead.

The controversial broadcaster made the comments as he spoke about his recent 'Restoring Courage' rally in Jerusalem.

Turning to his co-host Pat Pat Gray, beck said: 'Correct me if I'm wrong but didn't you feel ridiculously stupid everywhere in Africa, in Europe, in South America, in Jerusalem when you would say the words African American.

'Now how can people be one thing in one country and nowhere else in the world.'

When his co-host asked what the correct term was, Beck replied: 'It's black,' before repeating 'black' three times.

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