We have black only colleges because whites didn't want blacks to have higher education so we created our own. We have BET, so what you have MTV MTV2 and VH1 those stations aren't geared toward black people. So we created a TV station so that we can see people that look like us on TV
"... In a 2010 interview, BET co-founder Sheila Johnson said she herself is "ashamed" of what the network has become.“I don’t watch it."