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Society’s Misconceptions of Black Women Promote Ignorance

Chantel Carnes

December 8, 2015

The other day, my friend and I were discussing what we call the heterosexual “dating ladder.” On this ladder, white women are put at the top and black women tend to be placed at the bottom. Some men view black women as a...

Female TV Characters are present but lacking

Chantel Carnes

November 10, 2015

Between 8 and 11 p.m. on Thursdays, I am not to be disturbed. I have my kettle corn next to my blackberry Izze and a big plate of nachos. With my feet propped up, I turn on the television, and the night begins: ABC's "Thank...

Racism is not a punchline

October 19, 2015

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