The Effect Of Media On Violent Crimes Of Black People

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Most Americans, white and black think black people are dangerous and police are quicker to shoot black people. It is believed that the media is the blame. For instant society believes the majority of people arrested for violent criminal offenses are black. Almost all of the news reports focus on black crimes. The media portrays black people in ways that make them seem threatening than white people. For example, when a white male commits a crime the images that are portrayed are usually of them in suits and graduation pictures. When the media report a crime a black male commits their pictures are negative and the positive things they have accomplished in life are never shown. This also takes place when a murder victim is black. The media will

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