In the hit ABC sitcom Black-ish the main character, Andre "Dre" Johnson (Anthony Anderson), is an African-American who has risen from the 'hood to the upper middle class as an executive at a Los Angeles ad agency. While working at the agency, Dre must deal with a constant stream of racist remarks from his buffoonish white boss. Now, new research from the ANA Educational Foundation (AEF) suggests the creator and writers of Black-ish —although they exaggerate the situation for comedy's sake — are not far off in their portrayal of the world of advertising and marketing....
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