Blackface skit in China's new year gala sparks racism accusations

A fire breather blows flames as a troupe performs a traditional dragon dance during celebrations marking the first day of the Lunar New Year in Yangon's Chinatown district on February 16, 2018. The 2018 Lunar New Year fell on February 16 across much of Asia, marking the start of the Year of the Dog. / AFP / YE AUNG THU





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