For this video of the week, we will be watching Black Folk Don'ts YouTube video pertaining to the stigma surrounding committing suicide within the black community.
Black Folk Don't is an online web series directed by Angela Tucker that explores relatively controversial subjects within the black community, such as mental health, sexuality, and religion. The purpose of this YouTube channel is to challenge the negative stereotypes and assumptions concerning each topic at hand, while uncovering the harsh realities of the subject. In this episode, commentators were asked about their personal opinions on black people committing suicide, resulting in very mixed responses. Take a look below to hear what they had to say.