WASHINGTON (AP) — National Geographic acknowledged on Monday that it covered the world through a racist lens for generations, with its magazine portrayals of bare-breasted women and naive brown-skinned tribesmen as savage, unsophisticated and unintelligent.
In the volatile era of Donald Trump and the transparency created by the digital age, a lot of us find ourselves on different sides of social and political issues than some of the people we love.
Shaun Ross, the first international male fashion model with albinism, found three guys he had a lot in common with and captured the moment.
After New York Times writer Bari Weiss stirred up controversy on social media with a tweet about figure skater Mirai Nagasu’s historic performance at the Olympics, supermodel Chrissy Teigen weighed in and set the record straight.
Several students walked out of an anthropology course at Princeton University on Tuesday after a professor repeatedly used a racial slur in his class about hate speech.
Over 200 students staged a walkout at an Oregon junior high school this week after school administrators failed to properly address an incident in which an 8th grader was handed a post-it note with racial slur.
Patrisse Khan-Cullors — the co-founder of Black Lives Matter and author of "When They Call You a Terrorist" — speaks with Yahoo Lifestyle.
Jessica Chastain responded to a wave of criticism after the Los Angeles Times published a magazine cover featuring only white women promoting a story on empowering actresses.
The Los Angeles Times has some explaining to do after a cover story about empowering actresses included only white women, bitter Twitter users complained.
Michael Che is aware he has said some things on SNL to offend people in the past, pointing out that the outrage mostly comes from liberal white women. So to try and find out why and possibly better in the future, Che undergoes a transformation to become a white girl named Gretchen. He finds the perfect wig, the best outfit, starts reading Lena Dunham’s book, dives deep into the mindset of your typical liberal white woman. Gretchen's not here for your manspreading. #SNL pic.twitter.com/uVr7zwUwVZ
It seems almost fitting that this regressive year would come to a close with schools just randomly banning books. On Thursday, word…
The problem with this is that it creates separation between us. You've reminded me that you noticed we're different, which is never a good feeling.
Earlier this week, transgender model Munroe Bergdorf became the first trans woman to front a L'Oréal U.K. campaign. Her dream has quickly come to an end as L'Oréal just announced it is ending its partnership with the activist/model because of her Facebook rant about racism.
Kim Kardashian appears on the cover of Interview Magazine alongside her daughter North West, 4.
Click through the gallery to view the stunning photo series of this fierce little 10-year-old girl. Kheris Rogers, we can't wait to see what you do.
Teacher Lovely Hoffman had become disheartened by all the negative messages about race and beauty that were being perpetuated by her female students at Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy in Dorchester, Mass.
Leave it to Gypsy Sport, an up-and-coming, CFDA-endorsed brand that cast 75 percent of its models via social media or on the street. We're talking real people.
From Chanel’s Native American headdresses to Valentino’s recent Africa-inspired collection, there’s at least one show per season that leaves the industry cringing. In Paris last month, Valentino’s creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli sent Masai-inspired beading, feathered skirts, and white models with cornrows down their runway. We don’t want to please the others—we want to do something that we believe in.” OK, but why appropriate Africa? “After [the Rome-themed Fall 2015 couture collection] we felt that we had to move,” clarified Piccioli.