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L’Oreal offers new job to sacked black transgender model

L’Oreal offers new job to sacked black transgender model

French cosmetics company L’Oreal said on Tuesday it regretted sacking a black transgender model in 2017, after she described all white people as racist, and offered her a new job helping to shape the firm’s diversity policies. Protests against the death of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of police in the […]

L’Oreal sacks transgender model after comments on white people

L’Oreal sacks transgender model after comments on white people

French cosmetics giant, L’Oreal, sacked its first transgender model to appear on a British advertising campaign, after she described all white people as racist on Facebook. London-based model, Munroe Bergdorf, had announced on her Facebook page on August 27 that she was to be part of the French cosmetics brand’s new advertising campaign celebrating diversity.