Posts are well organized, well written and to the point.

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Posts are well organized, well written and to the point.
Posts fully address all elements of the prompt.
Posts are thoughtful and thought provoking.
Try to move beyond stating the obvious and agreeing with previous posters.
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All other elements should be completed by the due date according to the schedule on the syllabus.
DISCUSSION PROMPT:
Our perception of reality is largely shaped by what we see on TV, what we hear on the radio, what we read in magazines and books and what we share in our social circles.
First, what is the new racism according to Patricia Hill Collins?
Then, how do media representations of African Americans promote the new racism?
Identify three specific examples.