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Media Portrayal of Black Women the Real 'Scandal'

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Lawyer Angeli Rasbury pleads her case for why viewers should question the love choices of the TV show's lead character, Olivia Pope, and the negative messages they reinforce about relationships and sexuality when it comes to race.

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