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US: New study: Black girls as young as 5 seen as less innocent than white peers
Atlanta Journal-Constitution – June 27, 2017
A study released today by Georgetown Law’s Center on Poverty and Inequality finds black girls are regarded as older and less innocent than white counterparts, a bias that particularly affects girls between the ages of 5 and 14.
Also: Study: Girl Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/academics/centers-institutes/poverty-inequality/upload/girlhood-interrupted.pdf
Also: Black Girls Are Viewed as Less Innocent and More Adult-Like Than White Girls: https://www.theroot.com/black-girls-are-viewed-as-less-innocent-and-more-adult-1796473751