NAOMI Campbell claims she was banned from entering a hotel earlier this year because she is black.
The 49-year-old supermodel, whose mum comes from Jamaica, said she had been invited to an event but was barred by racist door staff.
Naomi Campbell claims she was turned away from a hotel event she was invited to because she is black[/caption]
She said: “The word ‘diversity’ is everywhere today but it did not exist when I started.
“I’ve always wanted people to be treated equally.
“I was recently in a city in the South of France, where I was invited to participate in an event in a hotel who’s name I will not mention.
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“They did not want to let my friend and I in because of the colour of my skin.”
Speaking to Paris Match, she added: “The guy at the entrance pretended that the place was full but he was letting other people in.
“It is for these kinds of revolting moments that I will continue to speak up and make myself heard.”
She says the word ‘diversity’ wasn’t around when she first started modelling but that she’s always wanted people to be treated equally[/caption]
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