SCANDAL: The Evolution of the Black Female in Popular Media

the revolution of the mind continues…

Thursday night has become the night when women all over America collectively “exhale” … Olivia Pope has more admiration from the nation than Michelle Obama…

what is it about this woman that makes her so identifiable with so many Black women? Flawed and perfect at the same time, this character, the first of her kind, has sparked a debate in the black community that elicits both pride and prejudice.

The MadMen take a look at the “Pope” effect and the evolution of Black women in popular media.



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