diversity

Ellen Cleghorne on SNL’s 40th Anniversary Special: ‘Why Aren’t There More Black Women?’

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“Saturday Night Live” celebrated its 40th anniversary this week with star-studded special that aired live from New York on Sunday night. In one of the many skits, Jerry Seinfeld and former ‘SNL’ cast member Ellen Cleghorne called attention to the show’s ongoing diversity issues — specifically when it...

Top Fashion Magazines Are Still Not Featuring Models of Color on Their Covers

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The fashion industry tries to evoke the sentiment that they are making great strides when it comes to accommodating diversity, but the evidence shows that they are in fact still reluctant to fully utilize models of color. New York Fashion has been criticized by the...

Shonda Rhimes Declares “I Haven’t Broken Through Any Glass Ceilings” at Women in Entertainment Event

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View image | gettyimages.com Shonda Rhimes has had another epic year in entertainment, and to celebrate her numerous accomplishments, the producer of two of the most dynamic shows on television was feted with the Sherry Lansing Award for leadership at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment...

Gabrielle Union Talks Lack Of Roles For Black Women and Praises Shonda Rhimes

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Actress Gabrielle Union spoke to  Huffington Post Live recently and sided with her Top Five co-star Chris Rock regarding the lack of roles for women of color. She also pointed out the positive influence Shonda Rhimes has had in the landscape of television, which has led...