women of color

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Ava DuVernay and John Legend Support #MuteRKelly Protest

by Christina Santi   Apr 30, 2018

On Monday morning (April 30), the Women of Color committee of the Time’s Up organization announced that they would be joining the #MuteRKelly campaign.... Read More

The Dooplex: An E-Commerce Beauty Platform for Women of Color

The Dooplex: An E-Commerce Beauty Platform for Women of Color

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 07, 2018

There is a new beauty platform that is geared toward women of color. According to a press release sent to EBONY, The Dooplex serves... Read More

Entrepreneur, Ade Hassan Launches Nude Shoe Line for Women of Color

Entrepreneur, Ade Hassan Launches Nude Shoe Line for Women of Color

by Solenne Kamba   May 01, 2017

After launching her Nubian Skin lingerie line in 2014, Ade Hassan has decided to explore the footwear industry with her new label, designed exclusively for... Read More

The Hottest Nude Lingerie and African Print Swimwear Lines

The Hottest Nude Lingerie and African Print Swimwear Lines

by Noel Cymone Walker   Apr 11, 2017

It’s that time of year again when April showers bring May flowers and right after that summer is here. So to get you right... Read More

Cláudia Ferreira and the Apathy Towards Black and Brown Women

The Public Doesn’t Care about Black and Brown Women

by Jezebel   May 06, 2014

Jezebel's NappyHeadFlo on the heart-breaking apathy the public shows about the lives of Black and Brown women.  I think about Cláudia Ferreira da Silva... Read More

Vanity Fair’s Big Butt Story Rejects People Of Color

Vanity Fair’s Fawning Over White Woman’s “Big Butt” Causes Stir

by #teamEBONY   Apr 09, 2014

A recent Vanity Fair article praising the curves of internet-sensation Jen Selter overlooks women of color.  The takeaway message is that showing off curves... Read More

Eating Disorders Do Not Discriminate

Women of Color Get Eating Disorders Too

by Slate   Mar 20, 2014

While considered "White women's problems," disorders such as anorexia and bulimia affect Black women as well. For all the information and raised awareness, the stereotype... Read More

 Erykah Badu Lands Givenchy's Spring 2014 Campaign

Givenchy Spring Campaign to Feature Erykah Badu

by Huffington Post   Dec 12, 2013

Givenchy always pushes the envelope when it comes to its attention-grabbing ad campaigns. The French fashion house's creative director, Riccardo Tisci, has featured an... Read More

Amy Carey,

The National War on Black Women

by #teamEBONY   Oct 08, 2013

Though many see Miriam Carey’s death as the tragic, but reasonable consequence of her choice to ram the White House gates with her car,... Read More

[COOL JOBS] Tamika Blockett:
The Sister Illustrator

[COOL JOBS] Tamika Blockett:
The Sister Illustrator

by Ebonie Johnson Cooper   Sep 17, 2012

Meet a young artist who is using her work to challenge the representations of Black women. EBONY: What is it that you do for... Read More