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Naomi Osaka On What Being A Biracial Barbie Means To Her

The Australian Open winner will have her very own Barbie made in her likeness, as part of Mattel’s “Shero” line. Tennis star Naomi Osaka is getting a Barbiemade in her likeness.  Osaka, 21, is joining Mattel’s “Shero” line alongside other badass women including director Ava DuVernay, dancer Misty Copeland, Olympic gymnasts Gabby Douglas and Laurie Hernandez, and fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. The […]

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Ava DuVernay, Constance Wu and Jessica Chastain Fight For Hollywood Representation

“Diversity isn’t just ‘Let’s have people of color supporting this white person’s story,’” Constance Wu told Marie Claire. Ava Duv ,Constance Wu and Jessica Chastain reunited to share their stories of fighting for representation and inclusion in the film industry for the April cover story for Marie Claire. DuVernay told the publication in an […]

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Black Woman Creates Superhero Universe For Women of Color — Celebrates Janet Jackson & Diana Ross!

Durham, NC — With Captain Marvel dominating the box office, Aza Comics, one of the only superhero brands centered entirely around women, is gaining popularity by giving women of color a voice. “I just asked women what they wanted to see,” says CEO and serial entrepreneur, Jazmin Truesdale. “I wanted to create superheroes that […]

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