Race

Fashion

parsons' new exhibition explores how fashion can be less racist

'Fashion and Race' celebrates POC creativity, not outrage.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.7.18
Photography

stephen shames photographed everyday life within the black panther party

After meeting Bobby Seale at a college protest, Shames became the official photographer of the Black Panther Party, capturing its struggles and moments of stillness.
Maxime Delcourt
10.10.18
Photography

these photos challenge the body, blackness, and gender

Rikkí Wright’s ongoing series "SIS" is a deeply personal celebration of black sisterhood.
Zio Baritaux
10.9.18
Photography

alice mann's magical photos of south africa's young majorettes

'Drummies' chronicles an aspirational world where young women can cast off stereotypes and create a positive space for themselves.
Sarah Moroz
9.25.18
Culture

6 asians in fashion on what 'crazy rich asians' means to them

Soo Joo Park, Siki Im, Turner, Mai Quynh, Paolo Roldan, and Jane Kim-Smith talk representation and moving the needle forward.
Tim Chan
8.22.18
Fashion

these 19 photographers are making fashion's gaze more representative

We celebrate a new generation of POC and LGBTQI image-makers changing culture right now.
Steve Salter
8.9.18
Art

gianni lee is the modern-day basquiat painting skeletons on nyc streets

The deliberately crude figures are inspired by ancient African hieroglyphics.
Sarah Gooding
7.27.18
Culture

the conflict of loving sex and the city when you’re not a straight white woman

As the show turns 20, we take a closer look at the different ways Sex and the City alienated many of its fans.
Grace Barber-Plentie
6.7.18
Culture

‘the simpsons’ responded to the apu criticism in the worst way possible

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Hannah Ongley
4.9.18
Culture

iggyldn's powerful videos ask men to be more vulnerable

The London poet and director is reshaping how we think about the nuances of categorization. Following his beautiful visual projects 'Black Boys Don't Cry' and 'Fatherhood,' Iggy is creating new work with photographer Alice Mann.
Georgia Graham
3.1.18
Culture

can white photographers capture the black male experience?

Luke Austin’s new photo book, 'LÉWÀ,' aims to challenge negative perceptions of black male beauty. It’s sparking a discussion about white allyship in 2018 America.
Mikelle Street
2.23.18
News

faceapp's race swap filter went down as well as you'd expect

The tone-deaf new update is being removed after public outcry.
Hannah Ongley
8.9.17