Hispanic Women Stereotypes

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You may be thinking after all this “But being portrayed as a maid or a housewife isn’t a harmful stereotype like being portrayed as a criminal, so how exactly does is hurt Hispanic women?”. Well according to a poll done by the National Hispanic Media Coalition that included 900 non-Hispanic respondents most stereotypes that people believed to be true about Hispanics reflected the images, characters, and stories they commonly encountered in new, television, film, and radio programming. Non-hispanics also reported seeing Hispanics in stereotypically negative or subordinate roles (such as gardeners or maids) most often in television and film, and even those exposed to positive opinions about Hispanics had less favorable opinions when exposed to

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