Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Karen Hunter is a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist,. If the eyes of a black man were to land on a white woman, it could mean death. Black men were dehumanized through whipping, hanging, castration,
There are far more black women than there are black men in this country, the idolized version of an American beauty is a white woman who is thin and and simply given up on having someone love them for who they are.