Albert Einstein decried racism in America, but his diaries reveal he was actually pretty racist, xenophobic and misogynistic

In 1946, Albert Einstein stood in front of students at the oldest historically black college in the United States and decried the oppression of African Americans.

“There is separation of coloured people from white people in the United States. That separation is not a disease of coloured people. It is a disease of white people. I do not intend to be quiet about it,” he said during a commencement speech at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania.

As a Jewish scientist who experienced anti-

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