The Racial Issues ‘Scandal’s Season 3 Premiere Raised

Uptown Magazine delves into Scandal's Olivia Pope

From Uptown Magazine

Did Scandal raise some race issues that first episode?

Uptown Magazine writer Bee Quammie deciphers the reason why Olivia Pope ticks. What is her driving force?

According to the writer, her father has instilled some values that were hard to shake off. She mentions that the comment made by her father in the opening scene was the comment of a race conscious parent.

“You have to be TWICE as good as them to get HALF of what they have.”

Do you agree?

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  • gg

    Yea i agree… i mean with her dads statement its what they say when youre growing up privileged.