Numéro Magazine Apologizes For ‘African Queen’ Spread Now That They’ve Gotten The Publicity They Wanted
Numéro Magazine has found itself in the middle of a racially-charged firestorm after using a highly bronzed white model in one of its fashion editorials entitled “African Queen.”
In the spread, Ondria Hardin, a 16-year-old, blond-haired, blue-eyed model is seen with darkened skin, striking a pose for the glossy.
The Huffington Post reached out to the magazine for comment and received the following statement Wednesday morning via email:
Read the statement on BlackVoices.com.