Are Positive Stereotypes Racist, Too? Can positive stereotypes — like "Latin lover" and "strong black woman" — be just as harmful as racial slurs? Farai Chideya talks with Carmen Van Kerckhove, co-founder and president of the anti-racism training company New Demographic and L'Heureux Lewis, assistant professor of sociology and black studies at the City College of New York.

Are Positive Stereotypes Racist, Too?

Are Positive Stereotypes Racist, Too?

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Can positive stereotypes — like "Latin lover" and "strong black woman" — be just as harmful as racial slurs?

Farai Chideya talks with Carmen Van Kerckhove, co-founder and president of the anti-racism training company New Demographic and L'Heureux Lewis, assistant professor of sociology and black studies at the City College of New York.