So, what do you think: Is this Gap ad featuring Black people dancing and singing about the “hood” using stereotypes to appeal to black people? Or white people? In the latter case, would you consider this a form of objectification? (Unfortunately, I don’t know when or where it aired.)
Via The Feminist Agenda.Lisa Wade is a professor of sociology at Occidental College and the author of Gender: Ideas, Interactions, Institutions, with Myra Marx Ferree. You can follow her on Twitter and Facebook.