Teen Vogue: Ulta Beauty pauses ad spending following outcry against newly appointed editor-in-chief, Alexi McCammond
McCammond, 27, was a noted political journalist before Conde Nast announced earlier this month she’ll replace Lindsay Peoples Wagner at digital-only Teen Vogue. Soon after the announcement, since-deleted tweets stretching back to 2011, when McCammond was in college, resurfaced, including several using racist and homophobic stereotypes.
The Friday List: From a Toni Morrison tribute to a show about Bollywood wives, your weekly calendar of virtual events
Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.
Remembering Toni Morrison: From Beloved to Jazz and The Bluest Eye, a look at the Nobel laureate's best works
Morrison, who died at 88, created a lasting impact on readers as she explored the lives of African-Americans and the complexities of womanhood through her riveting, lyrical prose.
Tayari Jones' An American Marriage centers on a successful African-American couple in Atlanta whose marriage is tested when the husband is imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit
With 1.9 million viewers, Indian-origin presidential hopeful Kamala Harris' CNN town hall sets viewership record
The live event with Kamala Harris on Monday averaged 1.957 million viewers, a figure far greater than CNN's previous four town halls
Instagram became a much bigger tool than Facebook for Russian meddling during US Elections.
US midterm polls may mark firsts for minority groups: Transgender, Native American, Hispanic candidates hope to break barriers
The 2018 US congressional elections prompted a surge of candidates from minority groups that have not had electoral success in the past. Several have the potential to be the first of their background elected to office on Tuesday.
The Black Experience On Film: New programme depicts representation of African Americans throughout cinematic history
The event, which begins on 4 September, is scheduled to screen 32 films with represent African Americans on screen.
Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer: A look at some of the rap artist's earlier works, from m.A.A.d city to ADHD
Here is a look at some of Kendrick Lamar's earlier works which helped him become the voice of a generation.
African-American man shot dead in New York after police mistake pipe for gun on 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr's assassination
New York Police shot dead an African-American man in Brooklyn on Wednesday after mistaking a piece of pipe he was holding for a gun
Black Panther is now being marred by controversy as trolls on social media are claiming they were subject to violence by African-Americans when they went to watch the film on the big screen, in an apparent effort to incite racial violence
Black Panther demolished all sorts of box office records over the President's Day weekend but fans across Africa have also been flocking to screenings of the new Marvel film.
From the historically exaggerated black caricatures (under the guise of supposed empowerment) to emotionally complex characters and superheroes, black actors have come a long way in Hollywood.
A US court has acquitted a police officer who shot dead an unarmed black man which was broadcast by his girlfriend on Facebook.
The family of the African-American man whose death has triggered days of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, released a dramatic video of the police shooting on Friday, raising pressure on the authorities to make their own footage public.
A nighttime curfew for teenagers in the US city of Milwaukee will be strictly enforced police said, following two nights of violence over the fatal police shooting of a black man.
Baltimore police officers routinely discriminate against blacks, repeatedly use excessive force and are not adequately held accountable for misconduct, according to a harshly critical Justice Department report being presented Wednesday.
Airbnb said on Wednesday it hired former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to help craft its anti-discrimination policy to combat discrimination occurring on the home-sharing company's platform.