Prime Minister Cameron goes a-niggering

Following my posting from October on David Cameron and the blacked up Morris dancers, see this blog from Lester Holloway.

cameron-aniggeringIn British folk tradition blacking-up used to be known as ‘niggering’. Now, of course, it has nothing whatsoever to do with that… or so the defenders of David Cameron would have us believe afterthe Prime Minister was pictured surrounded by blackfaced morris dancerslast weekend. 

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