Miss USA Deshauna Barber was breaking down barriers when she competed back in 2016. In an interview with Refinery29, she talked about how she wasn’t even thinking about pageants until she was approached by a former Miss USA contestant in Target. From there on, she competed in pageants and felt proud to represent the dark-skinned girls […]


It’s been almost three months since Deshauna Barber won the 2016 Miss America pageant, but her extremely emotional crowning ceremony just got even more dramatic. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJax00MAiZz/?taken-by=deshaunabarber Monday afternoon, Barber revealed to her 60,000 Instagram followers that her teary-eyed acceptance of the Miss USA crown was much deeper than the audience knew at the time. Of course, Barber was ecstatic to be the […]