Black women go missing too
But due to the exclusion of nonwhite communities from positions of power in politics, media and culture, minority missing person’s cases require the victims to be sympathetic to the white gaze.
Gabby Petito’s death was ruled a homicide on Tuesday, four days after the FBI found human remains consistent with the 22-year-old travel influencer who was first reported missing on Sep. 11. Brian Laundrie, Petito’s 23-year-old boyfriend, had already returned from a cross-country road trip to the home they shared in Florid…
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