this illustration upholds the stereotype of black people being good at sports apposed to other nationalities. http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/news/2013/03/05/55599/the-medias-stereotypical-portrayals-of-race/
THIS has always made me irate. If black slaves were doing all the work while white people sat around on their plantation porches sipping mint juleps then just WHO was being lazy? Then when the slaves were finally freed most had absolutely nothing to show for all their hard work and left the plantation with only their pain and suffering...AND they were then expected to "go be free and live" with no money, no home, and no education. So while white people were already "established" black…
Big Brother Castmember Tolerated Racism to Avoid Black Stereotypes
On last night's Big Brother, Howard, one of the show's two African-American castmates, was voted out of the house. It's been a particularly trying season of Big Brother for the contestants of color as several of the white house guests have outed themselves as blatant, unabashed racists.