Mar 11, 2021
Thugs. Criminals. Angry. Dangerous. These are common stereotypes of African Americans.Stereotypes are pervasive in society. Everyone harbours stereotypes about other groups. Are they all harmful? Do they hold any truth? The Espresso Talk Today team discusses both old and modern stereotypes about African Americans and their effects. They also consider the effects of "positive" stereotypes. Join Hans and Robin as they discuss their experiences with being "stereotyped" and how they handled the mental and emotional effects. Fighting stereotypes and stopping their formation was a main topic of discussion. Join them for this lively and informative discussion.