Designer Galliano says didn’t mean anti-Semitic remarks

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File photo of British designer John Galliano in ParisNEW YORK (Reuters) – Disgraced fashion designer John Galliano, who was fired from his job at French fashion house Christian Dior after making anti-Semitic rants, says he is not a racist and has spent the past few years trying to atone for his words and actions. In what is described as his first interview since the events in 2011, he told Vanity Fair magazine about his drinking and drug use leading up to his angry encounter with customers in a cafe in Paris. "It's the worst thing I have said in my life, but I didn't mean it," Galliano said. …