Many Black Girls Still Say White Dolls Are Prettier

Almost two years ago, I wrote a post, here, about Kiri Davis’ high school project, A Girl Like Me, which recreated the ground-breaking experiment conducted in the fifties by psychologist Kenneth B. Clark. The test was conducted again in 2009, and it seems there is a little progress, at least where boys are concerned. But the majority of girls continues, sadly, to thing that pretty is white…

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      In GMA Test Many Black Girls Still Say White Dolls Are Prettier – Dolls – Jezebel – Watch more Videos at Vodpod.

Thanks to Lee and Low Books’s blog for bringing that new experiment to our attention.

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