• Poet Amanda Gorman Was Racially Profiled And ‘Tailed' During Her Walk Home

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By D'Shonda Brown · March 5, 2021March 5, 2021 The relationship between racial profiling and the Black community, though unfortunate, as always existed and can happen to almost anyone. From singer Leona Lewis' account with a racist shop owner to mogul Oprah Winfrey being denied of an opportunity to buy a high-end bag at the Swiss store, unfortunately Black women are no exception to the discrimination placed onto us. Tonight, Amanda Gorman -who made history as the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history - took to her social media accounts to detail her wretched racial profiling incident...
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