The Guilfordian

‘Orange is the New Black’: Revelation or exploitation?

Olivia Werner, Staff Writer

September 13, 2013

This July, Netflix released its original series “Orange is the New Black.” Soon thereafter, Netflix subscribers picked up the show and raved about the diverse cast and portrayal of queer women. That is, until the media slandered the show for being ridden with what they called racial stereotyping. While...