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Stereotypes of African Americans

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Stereotypes and generalizations about African Americans and their culture have evolved within ..... Perhaps the most popular stereotype is that of the "angry black woman", whom media depic...

Why is crack such a predominantly "black" drug? [Archive] - Bluelight

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Because African-Americans make up a larger percentage of the ..... Every time they see a black crackhead, it supports that stereotype and make ...

10 Unbelievable Myths and Stereotypes About Black People

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Mar 27, 2013 ... Or, how can all black people spend the majority of their time running if they're supposed to be inside singing? It gets a bit hard to understand ...

Stereotypes about blacks and welfare persist | The Living ...

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Feb 6, 2009 ... Black people are still poor because the majority of them don't want to work for .... If crackheads, pushers and gangs are roaming the streets is ...

Blacks Smoke Marijuana Less Than Whites, Get Arrested More ...

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Oct 28, 2010 ... A report released last week found that police in California's biggest cities arrest blacks for possession at four, five and even 13 times the rate of ...

Experts On Race Criticize Bolling's 'Very Old Racist Imagery'

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Jun 14, 2011 ... These are all terms more commonly used in poor African-American ... It's modern stereotyping all the way...not referring to Obama as a [N-word] ...

Race and Drugs - Human Rights Watch

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Oct 23, 2013 ... Blacks are arrested on drug charges at more than three times the .... Advocates of criminalization have also tended to be most concerned ... crackheads (Musto 1999; Provine 2007). ..... SAMHSA's data on crack use may be surprising in light of widespread stereotypes that crack is primarily used by blacks.

Who uses crack cocaine, and why? — Criminal Justice Policy ...

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Media stereotypes paint crack users as inner-city crackheads and ... incorrectly believes that black people make up the vast majority of crack cocaine users, they  ...

Why Racial Stereotypes Are Not Necessarily Racist – The Last ...

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Aug 4, 2014 ... It's absolutely true: just because most criminals are black, that doesn't necessarily mean most black people are criminals. That's logic. But good ...

Rosie Perez speaks on diversity, playing stereotypes and firing ...

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Apr 20, 2016 ... NEW YORK—Rosie Perez hasn't always been offered the most exciting roles ... " How many crackhead ho scripts are you going to send me? ... “It's not just going to be African-Americans and Latinos speaking out—it's going to ...

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Playing “Ghetto”: Black Actors, Stereotypes, and Authenticity « Page ...

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Vivian, like most black actors, prefers not to play such roles, distancing herself from ... Vivian, like many of the thousands of other African American union actors in Los .... ​broken people you know and my first movie, I played a crackhead.

4 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Crack, America's Most ...

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Aug 2, 2013 ... Crack rose to prominence in poor, black, urban environments (and not in the ... As far back as the early 20th century, cocaine use by African Americans was considered a threat to the safety of white America. .... Crackheads.

The New York Times Resurrects The Myth Of The Violent Black ...

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Nov 3, 2015 ... The tale of the Black crack baby and violent crackhead was used in the past to ... the very same tropes and stereotypes that made Black people vulnerable to ... is one of the most prestigious newspaper publishing's in America.