Tag Archives: afro

No Question: This Nivea ad is racially insensitive (update: they apologized)

The black blogs are a buzz about this ad. Um…so a black man’s uncivilized self = Questlove.  AKA. a guy with a big afro and facial hair?  Really, Nivea?  I read about this on Tumblr and was cracking up at … Continue reading


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The Aftermath of the Glamour Magazine Ethinic Hair Scandal

I wrote about the comments made by Glamour Magazine employee, Ashley Baker, months ago when this story broke. Newsday is reporting (click here for the full article) that Glamour magazine still is trying to put to bed an ugly matter … Continue reading


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