The Importance of Positive Portrayals...

The Importance of Positive Portrayals of Black Female Doctors

There are 5 comments on the The Atlantic story from Apr 1, 2013, titled The Importance of Positive Portrayals of Black Female Doctors. In it, The Atlantic reports that:

Bravo's newest reality series uniquely focuses on African American women in medicine, but many see it as the opposite of "empowerment." In the United States, less than four percent of practicing physicians are African American.

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Phoenix, AZ

#1 Apr 3, 2013
Who in their right mind, would let a kneegrow pretend doctor with an Affirmative Action medical certificate come anywhere near them?

Payson, AZ

#2 Apr 3, 2013
Advertising shows Whites in demeaning positions when
Blacks involved in TV promotions. Totally unrealistic.
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Masud_S_Hoghughi __

London, UK

#3 Apr 3, 2013
.......I'd b like - git yo blak hands offa me befo I cutz dem off u blak mutha ph**ka!.........

Masud_S_Hoghughi __

London, UK

#4 Apr 3, 2013
if this really waz reality they'd b showing negrows in their true light.........


Albuquerque, NM

#5 Apr 3, 2013
If they made it through the rigors and years of medical school and obtained their medical degree/license then I don't care what race/color a Doctor is when i'm sick or bleeding in the hospital.

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