He said some things about Chinese people in his early 40s. According to a piece in the Guardian about the diaries, he describes Chinese children as "spiritless and obtuse", and calls it "a pity if these Chinese supplant all other races".
@RolandCuthbert That's pretty bad.
Yeah. But it was long before the extermination of the Jews in Germany. I think he learned about race, racism, bigotry, and objectification after witnessing that horror.We all have to unlearn what we have been taught.
@RolandCuthbert Quite true.I recognize many men of his time held very racist beliefs and it doesn't necessarily mean they were 100% worthless as people - the whole world has learned a lot in the last century.
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I'm not predudiced, I hate all humanity equaly, ecept for Arabs, I hate them more, but they deserve it.
@greencarpet Everyone hates the Arabs, but what about the Japs?