Gender Roles And The Black Boute Stereotypes In The US

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2. Jones starts to make amends with Madge, but is tricked into planning revenge on Madge by a white co-worker, who gives him Madge's address. That night when Bob visits her, he is put off by her eagerness to use him for sex and this leaves her frustrated. Madge starts shouting out that she is being raped.
He realizes that there's no way that anyone will believe his version of the story. He even thinks, he should have just raped her if he’s being accused (p 126).
Gender roles play a huge role here, especially with race involved. Because Bob is a black man he is automatically seen as guilty of raping Madge. I think this ties into the black brute stereotype which is one of the ideations white Americans have about black men. They are seen as

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