Whenteachingracialtolerance, derogatorypiecesfromthepastwhenblackpeopleweredescribedusingallvariationsofthewordniggercan and should beusedas teachingtools.Today'sgenerationismorelikelytolearn fromvisuals.Forthisreason,seeingartifactsfor themselvesusuallydoesmorethanwords everwill.Inthepast,manyitemscalledniggerorniggerwaspart of word was not uncommon.The "word"appearedaroundtheworldonhousehold products,food,toys,games,andarefreshmentgrandstand.Toowoomba,Queensland,Australia,hadagrandstandcalledE. S."Nigger"BrownStand”, named forafamous white [footballer]EdwardStanleyBrown. In 2002, a lawsuit was brought before one
of Australia’s highest courts to have the named changed. The judge who heard the case ruled the stand's name could remain, it was
not offensive. Then in 2003, www.theage.com.au/articles/2002/11/29/1038386312380.html, the United Nations ruled the grandstand's name should be changed. Australia’s
Commonwealth ignored the United
Nations ruling. When the stand becameapublichazard,
E. S. Nigger Brown Stand was demolished.E.S.NiggerBrownStandwillnotreturn. In 2009 The Toowomba Sports Ground
Inc. agreed not to use "Nigger Brown" in any new tribute's.