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There's a Petition to Get Beyonce to Comb Blue Ivy's Hair

There’s a Petition to Get Beyonce to Comb Blue Ivy’s Hair

by Jamilah King on June 12 2014, 12:27PM

Why are we punishing a toddler?

Topics: Culture

Lupita Nyong'o Becomes Lancôme's First Black Spokesperson

Lupita Nyong’o Becomes Lancôme’s First Black Spokesperson

by Jamilah King on April 4 2014, 10:03AM

It’s a major coup for a cosmetics giant in an industry that increasingly relies on the buying power of black women.

Topics: Culture

Wanna Touch a Black Woman's Hair? This Short Film Explores Why

Wanna Touch a Black Woman’s Hair? This Short Film Explores Why

by Jamilah King on October 21 2013, 9:06AM

‘You Can Touch My Hair’ is a documentary series and panel discussion that explores the fascination with natural hair.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Will Black Magazines Ever Share Their Covers With White Women?

Will Black Magazines Ever Share Their Covers With White Women?

by Jorge Rivas on March 20 2013, 11:12AM

On Monday actress Jada Pinkett Smith posted a mock-up issue of Essence Magazine with Charlize Theron on the cover to spark a conversation with her Facebook followers.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Woman Starts Native American Fashion Mag

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Woman Starts Native American Fashion Mag

by Jorge Rivas on October 18 2012, 8:37AM

Kelly Holmes says she founded “Native Max” magazine after getting tired of thumbing through issues of “Seventeen” or “Vogue” and not seeing models that looked like her.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

More Asian Models at N.Y. Fashion Week, But the Industry Is Not Post Racial

More Asian Models at N.Y. Fashion Week, But the Industry Is Not Post Racial

by Jorge Rivas on September 18 2012, 12:45PM

The rise of Asian models at New York Fashion Week may not be as beautiful as it seems.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

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