Posts Tagged: black lives matter

Black Lives Matter in fashion school, a case study

It is rare that an educational institution will permit a journalist to sniff around, speaking to faculty but most importantly to black and brown students about their experience at the school. But one program director at Parsons School of Design

Black Lives Matter in fashion school, a case study

It is rare that an educational institution will permit a journalist to sniff around, speaking to faculty but most importantly to black and brown students about their experience at the school. But one program director at Parsons School of Design

Is European fashion paying enough attention to Black Lives Matter?

Having worked in the European fashion industry for a long time before coming to the US, this is a question I had to ask. I suspect there might be a tendency across the pond to think that this big, loud

Is European fashion paying enough attention to Black Lives Matter?

Having worked in the European fashion industry for a long time before coming to the US, this is a question I had to ask. I suspect there might be a tendency across the pond to think that this big, loud

Fashion must embrace Black Lives Matter for eco-justice

If there’s any industry I know, it’s the fashion industry. I feel qualified to speak to this. It’s swirling with the casually cruel behavior which props up white supremacy. As we all look inward as a nation, and in the

Fashion must embrace Black Lives Matter for eco-justice

If there’s any industry I know, it’s the fashion industry. I feel qualified to speak to this. It’s swirling with the casually cruel behavior which props up white supremacy. As we all look inward as a nation, and in the

People of color describe challenges of working in fashion

I was privileged to be present at this event in which professionals discussed candidly their experiences of working in the fashion industry while black. From hair to code switching, the topics were vast and, although serious in nature, the laughs

People of color describe challenges of working in fashion

I was privileged to be present at this event in which professionals discussed candidly their experiences of working in the fashion industry while black. From hair to code switching, the topics were vast and, although serious in nature, the laughs