Dapper Dan Says Blackface Gucci Sweater Was An “Insult”, Meeting With CEO

Source: Noam Galai / Getty Since Donald Trump too office in 2017, racists and bigots across America felt emboldened to let their true feelings be known, and as if on cue highend fashion brands like Prada, Moncler and more recently Gucci have been releasing blackface...

Former Yearbook Staffer Shuts Down Theory That Northam Didn’t Know How Racist Photo Got On His Page

Virginia Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam is doing the most to claim it wasn’t him in his racist yearbook photo from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1984. Now, a former yearbook staffer, who happens to be a Black woman, is speaking out. And she is shutting down that...

Sorry. But We’re Still Not Gucci!

During Black History Month too... Luxury fashion designer Gucci is apologizing for their new wool balaclava jumper, which raised eyebrows and outrage upon its release for its striking resemblance to blackface. "Gucci deeply apologizes for the offense caused by the...

Build Your Business: 2019 CIAA Charlotte Minority Business and Leadership Symposium

Whether you’re an entrepreneur in Charlotte, North Carolina, or interested in taking advantage of the business opportunities in the Queen City, then the 2019 CIAA Charlotte Minority Business and Leadership Symposium is where you need to be! For the last four years,...

Taraji P. Henson Gives Emotional Speech During Hollywood Walk Of Fame Ceremony

The actress dedicated her star to her family as she fought back tears.

Jennifer Hudson Will Star In The Aretha Franklin Biopic

The biopic of the late, great Aretha Franklin is in full swing and has landed it’s star — Jennifer Hudson. The Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winner will portray the Queen of Soul for an MGM film. According to Deadline.com, the biopic will be titled “Respect” and...

45 GREAT MOMENTS IN BLACK BUSINESS – NO. 2: First Black-Owned Business Exceeds $1B Revenue

BLACK ENTERPRISE celebrates the 45th anniversary of its roster of the nation’s most successful black businesses—The BE 100s. To commemorate the significance of this collective’s widespread impact on black business and economic development as well as American industry...

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Sorry. But We’re Still Not Gucci!

During Black History Month too... Luxury fashion designer Gucci is apologizing for their new wool balaclava jumper, which raised eyebrows and outrage upon its release for its striking resemblance to blackface. "Gucci deeply apologizes for the offense caused by the...

Jennifer Hudson Will Star In The Aretha Franklin Biopic

The biopic of the late, great Aretha Franklin is in full swing and has landed it’s star — Jennifer Hudson. The Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winner will portray the Queen of Soul for an MGM film. According to Deadline.com, the biopic will be titled “Respect” and...

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