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Editorial: GQ’s “Woman” of the Year cover insensitive

Serena Williams celebrates during her women's singles fourth-round victory against Kaia Kanepi at the 2018 U.S. Open on Sunday, Sept. 2, in Flushing Meadows, New York.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 16, 2018

The GQ magazine's "Woman" of the Year cover featuring Serena Williams has drawn the ire of fans on social media since its release. The stylistic choices completely ignore the important context of Williams’ history in the public eye.

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