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Project: Artists look at the struggle of the black female athlete

We asked women of color for their thoughts on how these athletes are portrayed

(via Undefeated)

"The Undefeated commissioned a study by the Morgan State University School of Global Journalism and Communication on the history of black women in athletics and how racist stigmas and stereotypes, everything from insults about their sexuality and appearance to death threats from extremists, have affected their advancement…”