What does it mean to be Black in America?

In 1971, Black psychologist William E. Cross, created the Nigrescence model. The Nigrescence model is a racial identity scale created to assess how Black Americans come to understand and appreciate what it means to be Black. According to Cross, every Black American must go through a series of five stages in order to develop a clear and healthy understanding of what it means to be … Continue reading What does it mean to be Black in America?