Racism & Prejudice In Fashion

VIRAL: Popular Plus Size Model Simone Breaks The Internet With Half Naked Picture

Currently right now, I'm not sure if there is anything being talked about more than Simon Posa's (@simonemariposa) instagram picture. The plus size model who is heavily followed on instagram is possibly on her...

Popular Liberian Model Recreates Famous Kendall Jenner, Kate Moss And Gig Hadid Campaigns To...

American based Liberian model Deddeh Howard created a series of images with the campaign name 'Black Mirror' which aims to bring attention to the lack of diversity. The images were created with photographer Raffael...

Racism; The Easiest Form of PR & Promotion For ‘Mainstream’ Fashion Businesses – Numero...

I think the title says it all. I tried to avoid writing an article and shedding an opinion on this because I didn't want to use FashionGHANA.com to fuel their objectives, but I guess...

Fuller Lips & Skin Blackening, Meet The New Wave Of White Instagram Models Redefining...

  Ghana Look Books  Once upon a time not long ago in the days of slavery, black face was an insult to black men and women around the world, and a way for white people to...

Check Out The Best Reactions To H&M’s Racist Image & Why Did The @Weeknd...

So we all know about H&Ms racist tweet promotional campaign and if you haven't that must be a large rock you are living under. Well some of our glorious people on instagram took to...

Valentino Goes African Masai For 2016; Read This Before You Cry Cultural Misappropriation

BREAK DOWN The fashion house Valentino spent shooting an advertising campaign for spring-summer 2016 in the Kenyan Amboseli National Park surrounded by representatives of the local Maasai tribes, shot by American photojournalist Steve McCurry.   Creative director...

PICS: This Internet Sensation Is Proving Dark Skinned Children Have Moved From Insults To...

  Sudan Racism  When I saw this baby, as known on the internet as Princess Blossom, first thought was fabulous. Seeing her again was even surprising, until researching further and realizing she was going viral. Her...

Sudanese Model Ajak Deng Quits Modelling Due To Fashion Industry Fake; Could It Be...

Top Sudanese model Ajak Deng who grew up in Australia fires at the fashion industry announcing it as fake all whilst announcing her resignation. Without explaining why the top model took to instagram to...

Primark’s New Baby Model Is Dark Skinned, Ghanaian & Nigerian And Already Going Viral...

  Ghana Race & Fashion  We know the modelling world is in dire need of some diversity. Some brands try harder than others to be inclusive and include even the youngest models of diverse backgrounds, disabilities,...
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VIDEO: White Girl Obsessed With Skin Darkening Talks About Injecting Melanin Into Her Body,...

  Ghana Race & Fashion  The growing status of white girls skin darkening could soon get out of hand and be a cultural issue that would have social ramification in many European countries. A number of...

VIDEO: Black Models Go Topless In Rio to Protest Racism in Fashion Industry

About 40 black models, most of them women, staged a topless protest in Rio de Janeiro against the low presence of Afro-Brazilians on fashion catwalks. “What strikes you, your racism or me?” one of the...

Blackie, Kiwi & Charcoal: Dark Skin Doll Becomes A Mock On The Internet In...

I am a fairly dark skinned man, and every now and then I see skin tones darker than mine and I get jealous. One of the things on my 'to do' list is to...