Earlier this summer, Cheerios released a commercial touting the heart healthy benefits of its cereal. The ad featured a little girl, a mom and a dad. No problem. The family was an interracial family, which you’d know if you just watched it.
Susan X Jane
Susan X Jane is a diversity educator, speaker, and trainer. A former professor and youth worker, she now consults with organizations looking to make sense of our current cultural shift. She thinks a lot about media and race…a lot, and writes and speaks about media…and race... and generally encourages everyone she meets to think about the way our identity shapes our experiences, ideas, and beliefs about the world. If you're reading this, she wants you to think about it too. Want to talk about it? Let's go.