Media portrays most poor people as black: Study

September 1997
Jet;09/08/97, Vol. 92 Issue 16, p25
Reports that the United States media uses images of Afro-Americans more often than whites to illustrate stories about poverty even though most of the nation's poor are white. Highlights of the story done by Martin Gilens; Comparison of images used by national television newscasts and magazines.


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