What’s Wrong With This Picture?

What’s wrong with these pictures?

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I understand the humor in these, and for the most part I find them funny, but I think it’s utterly ridiculous that all the people, whether they’re celebrities, cartoons, or what have you, are white or can pass as white. 

 I made this one in response:Image

And I really just love this one ❤Image

 

Come on, people. It’s 2012. Can we please stop it with the whitewashing? 

 

4 thoughts on “What’s Wrong With This Picture?

  1. JaeRan

    I agree! In my last blog post I wrote about how in my profession people of color are never seen as the professors, practitioners, etc. but only as the “clients” in our texts, articles, etc.

    Thanks for the corrective action on this meme! 🙂

  2. Great point! I admit that I didn’t really notice the whitewashing part, even as someone who considers herself to be pretty attuned to whitewashing tendencies.

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