Saturday, November 6, 2010

Angela Burt-Murray Resigns from Essence Magazine

A little over four months ago Essence (a Magazine which caters to the African American community) Editor-in-Chief Angela Burt-Murray made headlines due to hiring a Caucasian Fashion Director (Ellianna Placas). Burt-Murray made it clear to readers that her reason for hiring Elliana Placas was based on her resume working for both O: The Oprah Magazine and US Weekly. Her decision caused an uproar amongst black women and men. Angela has now made headlines again for her choice to resign from the Magazine.

Read the full article here.

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