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Vogue Posts SlideShow In Response to Elle’s Plus-Size Controversy

Elle entered into dangerous territory when the publication profiled model Myla Dalbesio and categorized her as"plus-size."  Despite being a size 10  -- which is considered plus-sized in the modeling world, Dalbesio is successfully gaining ...

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Vogue Fails the Cultural Sensitivity Test – Again

Vogue has never been known to adopt the global policies that enhance the fashion capabilities of anything outside of their realm of tolerance. For instance, not too long ago, a ...

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The Baby Fashionistas of Social Media: What Happened to Kids Dressing Like Kids?

I’ll be the first one to admit a slight uterus tug (slight…very, very slight) at the adorable photos that pop up on Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest, etc. showing off little boys ...

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5 Black Shoe Designers

Despite the fashion industry’s well-documented struggles with diversity, several Black designers who possess incomparable amounts of determination, persistence and creativity have quite literally put their best foot forward by creating successful, ...

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Beyoncé And Topshop Launch Athletic Streetwear Label

Beyoncé is teaming up with Topshop for a new athletic streetwear label. The British retailer, called Parkwood Topshop Athletic Ltd., will launch its first products next fall. The collaboration will be ...

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Teyana Taylor Takes ELLE to Harlem for Fall Fashion Editorial

Entertainer Teyana Taylor is featured in a full-length fall fashion editorial in ELLE. Teyana was photographed by Katie Friedman in her hometown of Harlem. ELLE captured Teyana in some of ...

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Occupy Wall Street Artist Makes Jay-Z “Scrooge” Statue: Are They Taking It Too Far?

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Ever since Jay-Z released a line of “Occupy All Streets” T-Shirts under his Rocawear clothing label, he’s been placed under constant scrutiny by the media as well as protestors. Critics were particularly angry that none of the proceeds from the shirts will be going towards...

Jay-Z Still Selling “Occupy All Streets” T-Shirts, Talks Fatherhood in GQ Magazine

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For someone whose press coverage is usually overwhelmingly positive, Jay-Z has had quite the week. After announcing Rocawear’s “Occupy All Streets” t-shirts, he received an onslaught of criticism, which includes one of the protesters from the Occupy Wall Street saying: “Jay-Z, as talented as he...

Rocawear’s Occupy All Streets T-Shirts: Is Jay-Z Capitalizing Off The Movement?

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In Jay-Z’s latest attempt to “sell water to a well,” the rapper plans to sell “Occupy All Streets” t-shirts through his Rocawear brand as a show of support for Occupy Wall Street. Only problem? Occupy Wall Street is a movement against capitalism, making Jay-Z’s plan...

Violence Towards the Non-Violent As Wall Street Resistance Movement Goes Global

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Recently reported by CLUTCH, the leaderless crusade to end corporate corruption in the US is taking a violent turn. Sources describe a scenario where law enforcement is becoming increasingly brutal as the Occupy Wall Street protest continues on its 9th day. Footage from the OWS...