Friday, May 28, 2021

"A new campaign by Spain’s postal service that was intended to condemn racism has backfired and ended up offending many people"

The "equality stamps" were available in different skin tones, and the lighter the tone, the more valuable the stamp.

The postal service said on Twitter that the pricing had aimed to reflect “an unfair and painful reality that should not exist,” and that it had hoped the campaign would “give voice to a generation devoted to equal rights and diversity.”