Black Stereotypes

How does it feel to be unjustly stereotyped? Read these self-deprecating but witty quotes on black stereotypes.

Black women have always been these vixens, these animalistic erotic women. Why can't we just be the sexy American girl next door?
Tyra Banks

I do not expect the white media to create positive black male images.
Huey Newton, Huey Newton Interview

There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy?
Will Smith

Tons of women would love to have sex with me. I hate the image of black men as promiscuous and unable to control themselves sexually. I don't like that image.
Will Smith