As a true seeker of the independent variety, I am sorry to say one of the three Bahai central figures called Abdu’l-Bahá `Abbás did make remarks which would be considered in today’s European Union as racist, but are considered divine and sacred by the institutions of the Baha’i Faith.
Tablets of `Abdu’l-Bahá `Abbás Pages 576-580
“O ye beloved of God and maid-servants of the Merciful!.
“The inhabitants of a country like Africa are all as wandering savages and wild animals; they lack intelligence and knowledge; all are uncivilized; not one civilized and wise man is to be found among them.
On the contrary, consider the civilized countries, the inhabitants of
which are living in the highest state of culture and ethics, solidarity and inter-dependence; possessing, with few exceptions, acute power of comprehensions and sound mind”
A century ago such remarks would have been the accepted norm amongst white…
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