For young African-Americans, emotiona...

For young African-Americans, emotional support buffers biological toll of racial discrimination

There are 2 comments on the Science Daily story from Feb 3, 2014, titled For young African-Americans, emotional support buffers biological toll of racial discrimination. In it, Science Daily reports that:

A new study has found that African-American youth who report experiencing frequent discrimination during adolescence are at risk for developing chronic diseases like heart disease in later years.

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Zombie Corpse Rental

San Jose, CA

#1 Feb 3, 2014
African-American youth who report experiencing frequent discrimination - yet no investigation as to the authenticity of these experiences.

The assumption of white responsibility seems to leave black sociologists consistently puzzled when the script doesn't match the reality.
C Simmons

Chicago, IL

#2 Feb 3, 2014
Internal Racism: Light vs. Dark Skin
http://fiusm.com/2014/02/03/internal-racism-l...

Maybe blacks should quit being so racist towards each other. Maybe they wouldn't get so many diseases in their old age.

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