Monday, December 02, 2013

Jay Z Meets with Barneys Regarding Racial Profiling Issue

After the overwhelming backlash for his decision to move forward with his holiday collab with Barneys after they were accused of racially profiling Black shoppers, Jay Z meets with Barneys internal advisory council to address the issue...

From Women's Wear Daily
Sources close to Barneys New York on Wednesday said that Shawn “Jay Z” Carter has met with the retailer and given his input on an internal advisory council that will be formed around the issue of racial profiling. Jay Z was also involved in creating new guidelines for the way the retailer interacts with the New York Police Department.