Presenting Race and Ethnicity through the stereotypes of, "White middle class stereotypes". The family in the commercial is presented as an image of blacks defying the stereotypes of African American culture and family. How you ask? 1) By being a two parent family 2) By their manner of dress 3) By the look of shock when the child plays dance music 4) By the look of shock at the child’s rap clothes attire
Maps have always been a way that we were able to conceptualize the topography of our universe. Now the use of GIS has given us more insight into the history of inequality embedded in our country than ever before. Here are just a few of the GIS projects working to use spatial analysis in order to reveal the historical and current prejudices that people of color face every day.