RACISM

Culture

How fashion can fix its cultural appropriation problem

We ask young creatives of colour how to appreciate a different culture without stealing from it.
Staff I-D
2 days ago
News

adut akech calls on the fashion industry to ‘do better’

In a statement released after a magazine published a photograph of another black model next to her interview, Adut called the debacle a ‘wake up call’.
Roisin Lanigan
8.27.19
Opinion

racism is the root cause of our climate crisis

Jamie Margolin, co-founder of the youth-led climate crisis fighting organisation Zero Hour, breaks down the importance of understanding this, so we can avoid making the same mistakes.
Jamie Margolin
8.1.19
News

stormzy pulled out of a festival in austria after saying his manager was racially profiled

The London MC was set to headline Snowbombing festival on Thursday night.
Alim Kheraj
4.12.19
Culture

akala talks to i-D about the relationship between racism and violence

"It seems like some people wish to use this problem, which is affecting a very specific demographic of teenage black boys in London, as well as others all over the country, as a way of demonising black people as a whole."
Ciaran Thapar
3.26.19
News

net-a-porter drop dolce and gabbana following racism accusations

It caps off a very bad week for the brand.
Felix Petty
11.22.18
Opinion

white girls reinventing themselves as black women on instagram has to stop

As a recent Twitter storm brought attention to social media blackface, Emma Dabiri looks at the cultural history of this racist practice and its links to black women being perceived as sexually available.
Emma Dabiri
11.20.18
News

grindr's new campaign addresses its discrimination problem

The app also introduced new guidelines that ban discriminatory statements in user profiles.
Mitch Parker
9.20.18
News

how zendaya is trying to make hollywood less racist

The actress has said she makes sure her manager puts her forward anytime casting directors are looking for white actresses.
Georgie Wright
8.8.18
Opinion

grindr has a new app to address discrimination

Grindr’s upcoming rebrand to ‘Kindr’ says “It’s time to play nice” -- but what can an app do to solve the epidemic of discrimination among gay men?
Yusuf Tamanna
8.8.18
News

is london’s west end nightlife racist?

According to numerous allegations and anecdotes, yes.
Georgie Wright
7.4.18
Opinion

hero of the week: the grime artist who took on the tories over windrush

Marci Phonix wore a “No Blacks No Dogs No Irish” hoodie as he challenged a conservative MP on the deportation of British Caribbeans.
Charlotte Gush
4.24.18
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