White Crime In The Media

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Drugs and organized crime are everywhere. They are not just on the streets of the United States; they are in our homes. These crimes are shown on television in almost every home in America. Television programs causally show recreational drug use and many popular shows are based around violence. In the media today drug usage and organized crime groups are not portrayed evenly among the races of the United States. There is a distinct difference in the portrayal of a black person doing drugs and and a white person doing drugs in today’s media. My question is: is there any truth behind how white crime is portrayed in media? There are many stereotypes that are associated with white criminals. For example, the movie The Godfather is about a powerful
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