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Coloured

1. an individual who is not a White person, esp a Black person
2. (in South Africa) a person of racially mixed parentage or descent
3. designating or relating to a Coloured person or Coloured people
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I'm not against coloured people. I'm not against Pakistani people.
Black and coloured people, who passed in the US and in South Africa respectively, chose to "pass" because of deeply unequal conditions.
"I've explained how the Uruguay people and the South Americans experience these situations with coloured people. I've been many years in England and I understand them.
The problem of immigration by coloured people from the Colonies was discussed by Mr Aubrey Jones, Conservative MP for Hall Green at the Birmingham Young Conservatives conference yesterday.
He was the son of a former slave and a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People.
Many of my fellow workers had served in the armed forces on National Service overseas, so were accustomed to seeing people of different cultures, not as Mr Phillips says that country folk thought that coloured people came from Planet Zarg.
Yet here was a country which, despite all this, was the hope of the coloured people of the world.
...For the information of such, I would only mention that the Egyptians, were Africans or coloured people ...
And at a public meeting in the town of Sanford where 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot last month, officials from the American Civil Liberties Union, the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People and the Nation of Islam urged residents to remain calm but demand that the shooter, George Zimmerman, be arrested.
The National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People UK chairman David Simones-Jones said tension had been building in the city for some time.
When I first came here it was totally different because there was not a lot of coloured people in Glasgow but now you see black people everywhere and people are used to seeing a multi-cultural mix.
Unfortunately a one-sentence preview referred to a keenness "to get more coloured people into the business."