Here’s What Workplace Culture Is Really Like For Women Of Color

Raven Baker, Unbothered’s associate social media editor — and the youngest member of the group — adds that age and compensation also factor in: “Since I’m younger, when I first entered these spaces, people treated me as a Black girl. They did not see me as a Black woman,” she says. “Then when it came down to the money, I was getting paid like a Black girl, too. I really had to advocate for myself in such a BDE way. It made me super uncomfortable, but I had to do it to get what I deserved.”