By Jason Howerton
Mo Asumang’s documentary is titled “The Aryans,” and she believes that an effective way to combat racism is to literally make racist people meet with a type of person they have a problem with.
In Germany, demonstrators had varying reactions to her presence. Some were cold and simply ignored her, while others were somewhat impatient.
However, Asumang, a daughter of a black Ghanaian father and a white German mother, did get one demonstrator to tell her what he would like to see happen with minorities or people of mixed race like her.
Forcing a racist to face a biracial person, Asumang said, “totally confuses them because I’m not like they want me to be.”