Black Men In Media Discuss Stereotypes


The Memphis Association of Black Journalist on Sat., June 10, 2017, hosted the Black Male Media Project to #InspireBlackMen. Dozens of people attended the free community-wide event to discuss images of black men in news and society. Shown is (left to right): Montee Lopez (Local 24); Jeremy Pierre (Fox 13); Jerry Askin (WMC 5); Kennan Oliphant (Fox 13); Trennie Williams (Memphis Silver Star News); and Larry Robinson (Kudzukian) after leading a panel discussion about the stereotyps and perceptions of the black community in various media outlets.