Naomi Campbell lands Vogue cover, talks Black model mentorship

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‘I never used to say the word racism; I just used to say, it’s territorialism.’

Naomi Campbell stuns in a white dress by Dior Haute Couture for the cover of Vogue’s November 2020 issue.

The supermodel opens up to the publication about using her platform to tackle racial disparities in the fashion industry and advocating for Black models.

“I never used to say the word racism; I just used to say, it’s territorialism,” she tells Vouge. “I never wanted people to say that I used that as an excuse, that I was throwing that word out. Now I’m happy that everyone’s all on the same page, that everyone feels comfortable to come out about their experiences without feeling some stigma. But for me, nothing’s changed. I’m going to speak the same way.”

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.@NaomiCampbell is our November issue cover star! She opens up to Vogue about half a century of life on her own terms: https://t.co/5agdjXiowl pic.twitter.com/UfL6UgbS1G

— Vogue Magazine (@voguemagazine) October 19, 2020

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