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Health, Alternative Health, Society & Culture

Get physical with Amanda Smith on ABC Radio National's The Body Sphere. It's a program about the human form and the way we use it as we create and compete, care and abuse, display and hide. Published every Sunday.


Seeing red

January 26th, 2014

Episode 31 of 99 episodes

Nero, Napoleon, Vivaldi, Van Gogh, Prince Harry, Nicole Kidman. All redheads. Comprising around 1 per cent of the world's population, it's the rarest of human hair colours. It's also the most stereotyped and maligned. Is making fun of redheads one of the last acceptable forms of discrimination?