20 Black designers to support instead of Gucci and Prada

When you flip through your closet, how many items can you say were designed by someone of color? Instead of supporting the Gucci and Prada brands that insult the Black consumer, we are here to encourage you to circulate the Black dollar among designers in our community. Below are 20 Black-owned fashion brands that you should support […]

Dunkin’ Donuts apologizes for ‘racist’ blackface ad

As we reported late last week, Dunkin’ Donuts released a bizarre ad to promote their “Charcoal Donut.” The popular American franchise launched the new campaign in Thailand in early August showcasing a woman covered in blackface makeup, bright pink lips, and a smug grin. In her hand, she holds a charcoal-colored doughnut. The American franchise […]

Dunkin Donuts under fire for ‘racist’ black face ad in Thailand

Just when we thought we had seen it all, Dunkin’ Donuts releases a bizarre ad to promote their “Charcoal Donut.” The popular American franchise launched the new campaign in Thailand early August, showcasing a woman covered in black face makeup, bright pink lips, and a smug grin. In her hand, she holds a charcoal colored […]

Another day, another ‘black face’ controversy

Remember the controversy Beyonce caused with her contribution to the March issue of French magazine, L’Officiel Paris just last year? Well, it seems as if beauty brand Illamasqua’s just didn’t get the hint. In its latest holiday ad campaign, they feature a model in two contrasting makeup looks: one stark white, the other a deep […]

White Arizona State University Students Wear Blackface at Football Game

Arizona State University recently revealed their new black uniforms in game against the Missouri Tigers. To encourage school pride, the teams asked its fans to dress in all-black attire. But while the majority of students showed up to the game in black clothing, four insensitive white females decided to paint their faces black. Their images were seen around the world […]