End Adultification Bias

This storytelling portal provides information about adultification bias, an opportunity to share stories, and a forum for strategies and solutions. Our goal is to elevate awareness of adultification bias, engage in the power of storytelling by centering the voices of Black women and girls, and help pave the way toward reform.

Read Their Stories

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Submit a story or thoughts about your own experience with adultification bias or a time when you observed it happening to others.

Your story can be in the form of written text entered here, or attach scanned artwork. Please feel free to be creative, whether it’s a story, a poem, or your observations. (We hope to add capacity for audiofiles soon.)

If you’re unsure whether your story is about adultification bias, check out our Learn About Adultification Bias.

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Learn

Adultification Video
End Adultification Bias

Our video highlights our adultification research findings.

Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood
Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls’ Childhood

Our original 2017 report reveals adults’ perception of Black girls as less innocent than their white peers.

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Listening to Black Women and Girls: Lived Experiences of Adultification Bias
Listening to Black Women and Girls: Lived Experiences of Adultification Bias

Our newly released report highlights findings from focus groups with Black women and girls on their experiences of adultification.

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Empower

Share resources, strategies, and words of inspiration to empower others to overcome adultification bias.

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