Perspectives on Race

A Discussion about Events Concerning Race

How we view skin tone

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http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=120691088

Here is an interesting short clip and news article suggesting that individual’s political views may affect how they perceive the color of Obama’s skin.

The study that was conducted altered areas of Obama’s exposed skin to evaluate whether people would view him differently. Do you suppose this has been done in the media coverage surrounding the election?

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Written by carlyeg

November 24, 2009 at 12:47 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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  1. we need to stop placing focus on skin color. It is creating nothing but seperation amongst men, regardless of race!

    bmax2816

    November 28, 2009 at 1:26 am


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