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A Georgetown University study showing that black girls in the United States are perceived by adults as much less innocent than white girls has created a lot of buzz this summer. The study released last month, “Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood,” identifies several well-researched reasons for the disparity. Black girls, according to the study, are adultified, sexualized and deemed overly aggressive from a young age.

This news was a shock to everyone but black mothers, who live with this truth every day…

Continued on Washington Post

 

One thought on “A study found adults see black girls as ‘less innocent,’ shocking everyone but black moms

  1. I am so interested in reading your comments that I am now compelled to buy a subscription to Washington Post online!!! I had not heard of the law school report until I saw your article ( which I can’t open to continue reading!!) Keep the intriguing articles coming!!!

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