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Sigh…. Why are these things so hard for people to grasp? Of course, on a case by case basis – emojis in this case – it’s trivial and seemingly meaningless, but try a little mind game, please:

You are little black kid growing up in the West, and everywhere you look – TV ads, books, billboards, computer games, wherever – you see little white boys and girls doing their stuff. And that’s all you see. Ever. (I know it’s not like that. Bear with me.) How do you think, over time, this is going to make you feel, and affect your mindset as you grow into adulthood?

One thig it won’t do, is make you feel included, a part of society. It won’t help or encourage you to integrate, and make positive contributions to society. Contrarily, it will be easy for you to fall into a spiral of feeling an outsider.

Well, this is what things were like not so long ago. And some people figured, why not try changing this? Maybe we can do some small things that might help to make a better, more cohesive society in which everyone feels they have a part. And now you see more coloured people in TV ads, books, billboards, computer games, wherever – and the only people who complain are… well, never mind. (Soapbox is over there --> Smile | :) )

And some people have extended this to emojis. So what? No one is forcing anyone else to use them. It isn’t “bringing division” except in the minds of people who already see division, and want to keep it, but maybe – just maybe – it’ll bring a smile to some little black kid’s face.

Sorry if this isn't really Lounge stuff - but you (OP) did ask...
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