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  1. style
    What Happened to the Plus-Size Models?You were right. Ultrathin models once again dominated the runways this fashion season.
  2. diversity?
    Oh Look, Another Arranged Marriage PlotOn And Just Like That … Seema gets a Diwali episode.
  3. style
    What Hanifa Wants the Fashion Industry to LearnA decade ago, Anifa Mvuemba, the founder of the label Hanifa, wanted to create more size-inclusive clothes. Here’s how she did it.
  4. emmys 2021
    Are the Emmys Really Trying to Do Better?People of color got a lot of nominations, but it’s mostly white people who took home the awards.
  5. remembrance
    Kenzo Takada Showed Me a Different Way to Be Asian in FashionRemembering the Japanese designer who changed my life.
  6. media
    ‘Am I Biased Because I’m Black?’Alexis Johnson, a reporter at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, says she was barred from protest coverage because her bosses felt her tweets showed “bias.”
  7. reckonings
    Prada’s Blackface Scandal Had Legal RepercussionsThe city of New York has gotten involved.
  8. drops
    Finally, a Denim Line that Looks Good and Goes Up to Size 40Jeans for all.
  9. diversity
    White Model Says She Can Relate to WOC’s Struggles, As Getting Highlights Sucks“You know how hard it is to be blonde? I have to get a highlight every month!”
  10. new shades on the block
    M.A.C Now Offers 60 Shades of FoundationSixty is the new 40.
  11. things that should be easier
    Stephen Colbert on Taking ‘Extraordinary’ Steps to Get a Diverse Writers Room“We realized we had to take an extraordinary step to get an extraordinary room.”
  12. cut cover story
    Sonoya Mizuno Doesn’t Just Want to DanceA conversation with the ballerina-turned–Crazy Rich Asians star about representation and following your gut.
  13. inclusion
    Hollywood Has Made Basically No Progress in Onscreen DiversityWomen and people of color are still given far too few speaking roles.
  14. diversity
    Models Say They Were Turned Away From This Brand’s Casting for Their Race“They told us they didn’t want any more black models and that Afros were a no-no.”
  15. let’s makeup
    Target Added 150 Makeup Products for People of ColorFrom eight brands committed to inclusiveness.
  16. numbers don’t lie
    Only 30 Plus-Size Models Walked in All of Fashion MonthA new report grades the fashion industry on diversity.
  17. dear white people
    Photographers Try to Explain the Lack of Diversity in Street Style14 perspectives on an industry-wide problem.
  18. diversity
    Illinois Governor Drinks Chocolate Milk to Demonstrate Commitment to DiversityTime to take a big sip of milk and talk about inclusivity.
  19. new faces of things
    Meet CoverGirl’s First Model With VitiligoAmy Deanna stars in a foundation ad.
  20. dear white people
    Street Style Is Killing Itself With Its Narrow Focus on Thin White WomenIt’s no wonder people care less than they ever have.
  21. nyfw fall 2018
    The One Runway Show Where All the Models Are HappyTalking to the talent at Chromat.
  22. let’s makeup
    9 Brands With Diverse Foundation RangesFenty Beauty is great, but what else?
  23. let’s makeup
    Rashida Jones on Freckles, Instagram Culture, and Hollywood Double Standards“We are prohibitively age-averse, and it’s a bummer.”
  24. new faces of things
    The First British-Indian Supermodel on Race, Beauty, and TokenismTalking with L’Oréal Paris’s Neelam Gill.
  25. dear white people
    There Are More Black Designers in the CFDA Now Than Ever BeforeA step in the right direction.
  26. party lines
    Raf Simons on Diversifying Calvin Klein’s Ads“In this political climate, more than ever, it is important.”
  27. quotables
    André Leon Talley on Melania, Kellyanne, and Fashion-Industry DiversityHe called Conway’s inauguration outfit “a drive-by purchase.”
  28. Diversity on the Runway: Was Fall 2017 Any Better?See the numbers for yourself.
  29. let’s makeup
    Why the Red Carpet Needs Its Own MakeoverCelebrity makeup artist Nick Barose on the best foundations for diverse skin tones and how to get rid of “fake” diversity.
  30. Is Size Diversity Really Getting Any Better on the Runway?Is a little better actually better?
  31. let’s makeup
    Marc Jacobs Had the Best Beauty Trend at Fashion WeekEach model got their own look.
  32. social psychology
    3 Lessons Companies Can Learn From Google’s Diversity TravailsAs a new article shows, Google hasn’t made much progress on the diversity front. Other companies can learn from the search giant’s errors.
  33. an old old wooden ship
    Trump Administration Embraces People of Every Hairline and Tie ColorWho says they’re not committed to diversity?
  34. campaign trail
    Did Gucci Just Cast a Whole Campaign With Black People?Something radical is happening on the brand’s Instagram right now.
  35. diversity blues
    Tech Companies Are Basically Begging Women to Join Their Boards to Up DiversityA new, surprising push for inclusion in tech.
  36. crunching the numbers
    How Did Magazine Covers Stack Up in Terms of Diversity in 2016?The Fashion Spot tracked the racial, age, and size diversity of this year’s cover stars.
  37. emojiversity
    The New Emoji Are Out and They’re Actually Pretty GreatThere are single-parent families, a rainbow pride flag, and a range of female athletes.
  38. Here’s What Famous Ads Would Look Like If a Black Woman Starred in Them InsteadFor a series called “Black Mirror.”
  39. women in tv
    Lucy Liu Would Like You to Stop Asking Her About Being an Asian-American Actress“When you go to China, you don’t order Chinese food, you’re just ordering the f*cking food.”
  40. black women in hollywood
    Oprah and Ava DuVernay on Why Representation in Hollywood Still SucksHollywood’s newest dream team speaks out.
  41. reality tv
    The Bachelor Probably Isn’t Getting More Diverse Any Time SoonSurprise, surprise.
  42. disney princesses
    Disney Is Finally Introducing a Latina PrincessWith a new show called Elena of Avalor.
  43. diversity blues
    Here’s Why Workplace Diversity Programs Don’t WorkIt might surprise you.
  44. new faces of things
    Meet The First Asian Model for Maybelline WorldwideTaiwanese model I-Hua on beauty, bullying, and beef soup.
  45. diversity
    You Might Actually Be Able to Identify With Google’s New Female Career Emoji Finally, an accurate representation of Career Day.
  46. dear white people
    Spring 2016 Ad Campaigns Are Still So WhiteFashion’s latest diversity report shows we’re lacking.
  47. worst practices
    Here’s Why Interviewing Only One Woman for a Job Isn’t EnoughDiversity initiatives need to start working overtime.
  48. new faces of things
    Another Big Step for Beauty-Industry DiversityMeet Katie Meade, the first woman with Down syndrome to front a campaign. 
  49. dear white people
    Fall 2016 Was Really Lacking in Runway DiversityShocker.
  50. problematic faves
    Why Do Designers Get a ‘Cool-Kid’ Pass on Diversity?Case in point: the very white Balenciaga show in Paris.
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