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Vogue's Anna Wintour Getting Cancelled: Handled Black Supermodel 'Horribly'!

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Common Vogue journal editor Anna Wintour could also be on the verge of getting canceled, for alleged racism.

Final month, longtime Vogue editor Andre Leon Talley, who’s African American, instructed followers that his new memoir could be taking Anna to process for her icy demeanor and mistreatment of Black creatives in style.

Properly, now one other Black style A-lister is asking out Anna additionally. Anna Wintour reportedly handled African American supermodel Beverly Johnson horribly. Beverly was the primary African American mannequin to make the duvet of Vogue.

This is the total story, courtesy of the NY Submit’s Web page Six:

…the supermodel’s former publicist James Hester instructed Web page Six he needed to struggle tooth and nail to get Johnson invited to the magazine’s 100th anniversary occasion in 1992 — and even then Wintour snubbed the mannequin on the bash.

“Beverly made historical past as the primary African American mannequin to grace the duvet of Vogue and so they refused to ask her. It was a momentous event and clearly an enormous second in Beverly’s life. They saved saying, ‘We’ll get again to you’,” Hester mentioned, “So, I needed to get artistic. I used to be working with C&C Music Manufacturing unit and so they have been big on the time, producing for Mariah Carey. I made a deal that they might dj without cost and [“Deeper Love”] singer Deborah Cooper would carry out in alternate for protection within the journal,” Hester instructed Web page Six. “Anna Wintour will get the message, and I ship them. I’m going again and I make one other deal and mentioned, Beverly Johnson would actually like to be invited, and so they lastly agreed.”

Creator Hester tried to introduce Johnson to Wintour on the occasion. “I’m going as much as her, and inform her I organized the music. I then requested, ‘Are you aware Beverly Johnson?’ She mentioned, ‘Yup,’ and walked away,’” he mentioned.

Wintour did, nonetheless, embrace Johnson within the occasion protection, however not in the way in which they hoped. “There was a double-page unfold with a collage of images. Beverly’s image was in there along with her head lower off. [Wintour] has been terrible to the black group,” he mentioned.

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