Letter to the Editor: The term “people of color” is definitely racist… right?

Dear APR, I was flipping through radio channels and a Black Lives Matter event was being covered. The announcer was describing a specific activist in the crowd and referred to that person as a “person of color” and I just thought to myself that the phrase “person of color’ is definitely really racist, isn’t it? How is it any different from calling a black person a “colored person?” I hope you guys can shed some light on this. Thanks, Dave, 28 Thank you very much for that letter, Dave. First and foremost, we’d like to say that we love all people,…