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Former Essence EIC Constance White speaks out!

A few weeks after her departure from Essence magazine, islandista Constance White has spoken out very candidly about the problems she experienced there, saying that: “I had a certain point of view about black women being central to this magazine. The boss didn’t agree with me, and the president didn’t agree with me.” “The boss” […]

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Islandista Constance White is out at Essence magazine…but why?

Former Essence EIC, Jamaica-born Constance White. The Jamaican born fashion maven is no longer the editor-in-chief of Essence magazine, as she got the axe earlier this month – on the first day of Fashion Week no less! Her termination is being generally painted as a cost-cutting thing, as┬ásome other senior editors got let go with […]