Studies (and experience) Show Black Men Benefit and Lose by Conforming to Stereotypes while Black Women Always Lose – Beyond Black & White

If you notice in the studies, the boys chose to “code switch”  (i.e., tone down their behavior and at more like the people around them at the moment). But the girls did not change themselves and “kept it real” or expected others to accept them as they were. Well, the girls’ expectations were not fulfilled and people just decided not to accept them.

via Studies (and experience) Show Black Men Benefit and Lose by Conforming to Stereotypes while Black Women Always Lose – Beyond Black & White.

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