Tag: Fashion

Giorgio Armani: Don't Dress Gay

Over the past several months, the media has been ablaze with stories about how the gay community continuously faces discrimination and hate. The scrutiny has come from all directions: corporations, the government and, most recently, fashion icon Giorgio Armani. In an interview with the Sunday Times, the 80-year-old designer expressed…

Fashion Mogul Calls New Line 'Last N****s in Paris'

By Julissa Catalan Jean Touitou—the founder of French fashion label A.P.C.—is under fire after using the N-word during the presentation of APC’s fall 2015 men’s collection in Paris on Sunday. While four male models modeled trench coats, sweatpants and A.P.C.-designed Timberland boots, Touitou stood alongside them holding a sign that…

Victoria's Secret's Racist Underwear 'Spits on American Indian Culture'

Victoria’s Secret is known for being racy, provocative, sometimes a tad absurdand, yes, racist. The lingerie company, owned by The Limited and led by CEO Linda Heasley (pictured far left), made a multicultural misstep last week when model Karlie Kloss walked the runway of its annual made-for-TV fashion show wearing…