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Diversity and Inclusion

Fashion’s Progress on Diversity? Lightly Productive at Best, Modern-day Segregation at Worst, Say Industry Activists

Six months out, this year's leading activists in fashion say performative activism may have won out over real…

Moncler Partners With Electric Off-Road Racing Series Extreme E

Moncler will provide a dedicated uniform for Extreme E's on-site team in a partnership in sync with its…

Google Grants $6M to ‘Innovative’ Diversity Projects From Newsrooms

Although a couple of large players were selected, like Vox and Gannett, most of the recipients are local…

Parsons Names New Dean of Fashion

The new recruit specializes in diversity, equity and inclusion.

Nasdaq Proposes Diversity Rules for Boards

The stock exchange wants companies to have a least one female and one diverse director on their boards.

William Okpo Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary, Plans Future Growth

The New York-based company aims to broaden sales internationally.

Halima Aden Says She Lost Sight of Her Hijabi Identity in Fashion

"I remember wanting to be the 'hot hijabi' as if that didn't just defeat the whole purpose," she said.

Darker Skin Tones Are Underrepresented on Social Media, Report Says

Eyecue's report disproves the thinking that posts featuring darker skin tones don't perform well.

Macy’s Inc., InStyle Magazine Take Pledge Toward Greater Diversity

Macy's Inc. and InStyle have committed to Aurora James' 15 Percent Pledge, promising greater equity and…

Charles Harbsion Wins Harlem’s Fashion Row/Banana Republic Competition

Harbison has plans to reintroduce his signature label to a wider audience this spring.

Chicago Launching ‘Shop Black Friday’ to Support 500-plus Businesses

The event is geared for strengthening sales for more than 500 businesses.

Modeling Pros Found New, Uber Inclusive Talent Agency

Veteran agents of Elite and DNA are bringing their own ideas of representation to a new agency.

Will Seasonal Hiring Put Diverse Communities at Increased Risk During the Holidays?

While this holiday season may look different from those in years past, some retailers will still be hiring…

Isabel Marant Apologizes to Mexico for Its Indigenous-Inspired Designs

Fashion may be facing a reckoning when it comes to cultural borrowing — one that, at the very least, forces…

Mexico’s Culture Minister Cracks Down on Cultural Appropriation to Redefine Ethical Fashion

Mexico's secretary of culture has no time for fashion's cultural appropriation. And she doesn't consider it…