The New York Times announced today that Dean Baquet was promoted to executive editor. He is the first African American person to hold this title in the Times' 162-year history. Before this, Baquet served as the publication's managing editor.
On the beauty front, Black women have been making strides. Last month it
was reported that Oscar winner Lupita Nyong'o snagged a coveted Lancome
makeup contract and model Jourdan Dunn was named the new face of