Dr. Boyce: Why is Shaunie O’neal a Spokesperson for Black Females in Media?


In a CNN article that appears designed to promote her upcoming appearance as an “empowerment speaker” at the Essence Music Festival, Shaunie O’neal, executive producer of the hit show, “Basketball Wives,” was given the solemn task of analyzing the complex issue of black female portrayals in American media.  Choosing Shaunie to represent the disappointing images […]

Basketball Wife Shaunie O’neal Discusses Black Female Images in Media on CNN


To read the response to Shaunie by Dr. Boyce Watkins, click here I’ll be honest, I love reality TV. Actually it’s one of my guilty pleasure past times. Even before “Basketball Wives” I had my favorites, and I watched them faithfully. There is something appealing about seeing people deal with real life drama as you’re […]