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Episode 2: Why is it so hard for some black folks to say I love you?
Jul 26, 2017 · 23 min
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"It's not hard for a black man of my caliber to say I love you."

But is it?

Many black people say they never heard I love you much growing up, including both Leila and Hana, hosts of The Stoop. In Episodes 2, we examine the reasons why we don't hear I love you, and what that means. We talk to inmates at San Quentin state prison, a professor who studies black male emotional expression, and Stooptalk with Al Letson about I love you in his home.

Did you hear I love you growing up? #blacklove #blackfamilies

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