Tag Archives: Racism

Supermodel Naomi Campbell Is Advocating For Black Models In Vogue’s Newest Issue

Naomi is Vogue’s November issue cover star and we all know the result of that is a mind-blowing magazine spread fit for the trailblazing supermodel. The British superstar, who became the first Black woman to cover French Vogue in 1988, opened up about her decades long career of defying the odds and experience advocating for Black models. “I…

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Jussie Smollett Speaks Out For The First Time Since Alleged Racist & Homophobic Attack

American actor Jussie Smollett, who is best known for his role in hit TV series, Empire has spoken out for the first time in a rare interview about the controversy surrounding his alleged assault which made headlines back in 2019. The breakout star appeared in an Instagram Live conversation late Wednesday night with author and activist Marc Lamont Hill, during…

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John Boyega Talks Star Wars Racism & Encounter With A Boatman In Calabar With British GQ

British-Nigerian actor John Boyega has graced the latest issue of British GQ  and he’s opening up in an exclusive tell-all interview about race, “Star Wars,” working with Disney and speaking at the Hyde Park Black Lives Matter protest. The 28-year-old activist detailed his frustrations with the updated Star Wars trilogy, clarifying his longstanding issues with the franchise (and its…

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Nigerian Government Says Stranded Nationals In UAE Can Return From August 29

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said with the August 29 resumption of international flights, Nigerians in a viral footage who claimed to have been compelled to flee to the desert by the United Arab Authorities could return home. The video which drew many criticism showed the stranded individuals standing in an open ground outside a city…

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Ellen DeGeneres Apologizes To Talk Show Staff After Toxic Workplace Allegations

Ellen DeGeneres has apologized to the staff members of her talk show in an email, acknowledging that her show’s workplace was not “a place of happiness” and vowing to take a more hands-on role. The celebrated TV Host and comedian issued the apology after allegations of racism, maltreatment and intimidation were reported by current and former staff which has…

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‘Ellen DeGeneres Show’ Under Investigation For Alleged Workplace Racism & Misconduct

The Ellen DeGeneres Show is reportedly facing internal investigation following multiple complaints of workplace mistreatment, racism and intimidation after former staff share their horror stories. According to Variety, Warner Bros emailed a memo to employees of the talk show last week, which stated that the Hollywood giants will be interviewing current and former staffers about their experience on set. Interviews…

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Tyler Perry Talks Racial Injustice On The Latest Issue Of People Magazine

People Magazine has tapped Tyler Perry in an exclusive feature for this week’s issue in which he penned an essay about hope and his vision for the American future. Tyler Perry who bared his soul as he read out his powerful and personal essay in the video had said no at first when People Magazine reached out him but further went…

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Stormzy Pledges £10million Over 10 Years Towards Fighting Racial Inequalities

Stormzy and his company have revealed plans to donate £10 million over the next 10 years to organisations fighting for racial equality and social justice in the UK. The 26-year-old British grime rapper, who took part in a recent Black Lives Matter rally in London, released a statement through his #Merky company on Thursday. It said…

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Legendary Editor-In-Chief, Anna Wintour Admits To ‘Hurtful, Intolerant’ Behaviour At Vogue

Amid global protests against police brutality and systemic racism, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue, Anna Wintour has decided to speak in a heartfelt letter to address her mistakes during her 32-year reign while admitting the company has not done enough to promote black staffers and designers. According to Page Six, the 70-year-old fashion icon penned down an apology to all her staff…

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