First Hijab-Wearing Barbie Honors Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad
“I hope that little girls of color across the heartland will be inspired to embrace what makes them unique.”
The One Thing Misty Copeland Said Her Barbie Must Have
“The power of being able to see yourself represented in different spaces means so much for the growth of a young child, to be able to think they can be anything.”
Barbies Now Available in 4 Different Body Types
The new changes complement the skin color and hair texture updates that Mattel introduced last year.
Ava DuVernay Barbie Drops, Sells Out Just About Everywhere
Mattel didn’t originally plan to widely distribute the #AvaBarbie, but fans of the acclaimed director changed the toymaker’s mind.
Zendaya-Inspired Barbie in the Works, Complete with Locs
Zendaya on Barbie: “When I was little, I didn’t have one that looked like me, so I couldn’t connect with her in that way.”
'Illegal Immigrant Barbie' is as Bad as it Sounds
The doll illustrates some of the most offensive myths about undocumented immigrant women.
Japanese Ken, Meet Kwanzaa Barbie
There’s one for nearly every “ethnic” occasion.