Aunt Jemima Perpetuates Racist Stereotypes Vertamae Grosvenor urges manufacturers to remove the image of 'Aunt Jemima' from their products and advertising.
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Aunt Jemima Is A Negative American Myth

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Aunt Jemima Is A Negative American Myth

Aunt Jemima Is A Negative American Myth

Aunt Jemima Is A Negative American Myth

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Vertamae Grosvenor urges manufacturers to remove the image of 'Aunt Jemima' from their products and advertising.

This commentary originally aired on All Things Considered on July 8, 1980.

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