What is people of colour?

  • (noun): A race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks).
    Synonyms: color, colour, people of color

Famous quotes containing the words people of, colour and/or people:

    He had a son whose name was Saul, a handsome young man. There was not a man among the people of Israel more handsome than he; he stood head and shoulders above everyone else.
    Bible: Hebrew, 1 Samuel 9:2.

    No one knows the colour of a flower
    till it is broken.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    Some people go to priests; others to poetry; I to my friends.
    Virginia Woolf (1882–1941)