April 13, 1987

Racist and Sexist Stereotypes Found in Graphic Accompanying Letter

This letter to the editor criticizes a graphic that accompanied a previous letter to the editor by Doris Sweat, detailing an instance of racial discrimination. This letter asserts that the illustration, which depicted a black woman, hand on hip, looking up at a police officer, perpetuates both racist and sexist stereotypes and norms of subordination.

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Subject College student newspapers and periodicals, Mass media, Feminism and mass media

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