Picture 1

Professors at San Francisco State University released a study titled “When an ‘Educated’ Black Man Becomes Lighter in the Mind’s Eye” exploring the concept of “skin tone bias.  The study claims to provide evidence for the subconscious bias where educated black men are remembered as having lighter skin. The claim adds to the implication that successful black people are thought of as exceptions to their race rather than examples of what people within that race are capable of.

For more details. Click here.

Also On Black America Web:
The Ten Most Interesting Little Known Black History Facts
10 photos
More From BlackAmericaWeb