Dispelling the Stereotypical Portrayal of Black Fathers

Niara Savage
Jun 16, 2019 - 5:00
Dispelling the Stereotypical Portrayal of Black Fathers

Contemporary mass media puts forth a dismal portrait of Black fatherhood. News outlets, statistics, and movies alike suggest that the Black community is rife with single mothers struggling to raise their children in the face of an absent Black father. Even politicians leverage this stereotype on the campaign trail to appeal to voters. Black women...

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