Garage Magazine Editor-In-Chief Dasha Zhukova Sits On A ‘Black Woman’ Chair In Shocking Editorial (UPDATE)

Claire Sulmers, the editor of FashionBombDaily.com, alerted us to the unfortunate feature and calls the image an example of “white dominance and superiority, articulated in a seemingly serene yet overtly degrading way.” We couldn’t agree more. Although the chair also comes in “white woman,” we can’t help but be filled with anger and frustration over the onslaught … Continue reading

Talk Show Host Informs Stunned White Supremacist He’s Part African

A white supremacist best known for his efforts to erect a whites-only enclave in North Dakota was stunned into awkward silence after being informed during a recent appearance on a syndicated daytime talk show that he was part African. The delicious exchange took place during a recent taping of British TV host Trisha Goddard‘s self-titled talk … Continue reading

Where Are the Serious Movies About Non-Suffering Black People?

Hattie McDaniel, the first black person to win an Oscar, did so for her role inGone With the Wind as Mammy in 1939. McDaniel was a formidable actress but, for better or worse, roles that found her playing a maid dominate her résumé because, in her time, domestic servitude was the primary way popular culture could … Continue reading

Fashion Backward?

I thought this photo/article was quite interesting.  According to the article the earrings are allegedly based on cultural artwork. I think the important question is, if the images were found in a painting, sculpture, or in a medium other than fashion, would there be as much controversy?  Is the problem that the images are hanging … Continue reading