We're going backwards from hip hop in the park
To the experiments by doctor Kenneth Clarke
From sharing and celebrating African culture to stigmatizing blackness as bad and ugly.
Kenneth & Mamie Clark’s Doll experiments found that black children in segregated schools in Washington, DC, compared to those in integrated New York schools, tended to prefer playing with white dolls and often portrayed their own skin colour as being lighter than was accurate. The researchers took these findings as an indication that young black children had internalized racism as a result of segregated schools.
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