stereotypes

This particular study reinforces stereotypes that have always been in place, along with reports of police brutality.   (CNN) — When we look at black men, what is and what we see are often different things. Namely, we may see black men as bigger, stronger, and scarier than white men, even if they are the […]

Who is Wendy Bell? Before Wednesday, Wendy Bell was a lead anchor for WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh’s ABC affiliate. Today, Thursday, however, she’s the white Pittsburgh female equivalent of Tommy from Martin. So she’s unemployed? Yes. What happened? A week ago, as a response to a shooting in Wilkinsburg, Pa., (a suburb of Pittsburgh) that left six people […]

“There are those who contend that it does not benefit African-Americans to get them into the University of Texas where they do not do well,…

As much trouble as stereotypes can cause, sometimes they can benefit certain groups of people, like when women benefit from gender stereotypes. Confused? Click on…

People believe all sorts of things about black people, including that we don’t partake in a long list of traditions and activities. Jasmine Sanders talks about 10…

Light and dark-skinned stereotypes are nothing new. It doesn’t matter what race, people associate certain behaviors and characteristics with skin tone. Listen to “The D.L.…

  Students who participated had to choose between two words – “Ignorant” and “Educated” while going through pictures of black men going from dark to…