Retrieved September 18, Also noteworthy was that news coverage of missing black women was more likely to focus on the victim's baggage, such as abusive boyfriends or a troubled past, while coverage of white women tends to focus on their roles as mothers or daughters. Oscar Pistorius gets the headlines, but what about Thato Kutumela? Retrieved May 9, When pretty white females are killed or disappear, media storms follow. Sexual risk-taking among high-risk urban women with and without histories of childhood sexual abuse:
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A year-old Danish circus performer killed after eloping with her married, year-old Swedish aristocrat lover. Whitton's mother stated that producers of shows like Nancy Grace told her they weren't interested in her daughter's case. Kym Pasqualini, president of the National Center for Missing Adultsobserved that media outlets tend to focus on " damsels in distress " — typically, affluent young white women and teenagers. AIDS Behav ;14 2: A study of condom use antecedents among high-risk young African American women.