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Watch Alexander Wang Talk About His Journey in Fashion

Watch Alexander Wang Talk About His Journey in Fashion

by Jamilah King on September 9 2014, 12:32PM

The Chinese-American designer talks about what motivates his creativity.

Topics: Culture

PBS Explores Gender, Fashion and 'the Right to be Handsome' Play

PBS Explores Gender, Fashion and ‘the Right to be Handsome’

by Jamilah King on July 28 2014, 12:52PM

A new segment by Ivette Feliciano explores how and why clothing for gender non-conforming people is on the rise.

Topics: Culture

Video: 'There Would Be No Fashion Without Immigration'

Video: ‘There Would Be No Fashion Without Immigration’

by Jamilah King on June 25 2014, 11:17AM

A look at how Asian and Latino garment workers have transformed visual culture.

Topics: Culture

Open Letter Takes Aim at American Apparel's 'Made in Bangladesh' Ad

Open Letter Takes Aim at American Apparel’s ‘Made in Bangladesh’ Ad

by Jamilah King on March 12 2014, 2:11PM

Proof that a year can’t go by without the company dancing the thin line between provocative and racist.

Topics: Culture

What Is Latina Fashion? Ámbar Is Target's Answer

What Is Latina Fashion? Ámbar Is Target’s Answer

by Julianne Hing on February 13 2014, 8:06AM

Talk about market segmentation.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Barneys Spring Ad Campaign Features Transgender People

Barneys Spring Ad Campaign Features Transgender People

by Aura Bogado on January 30 2014, 1:46PM

The retailer hopes the ads will elevate trans acceptance.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Colin Kaepernick Wears 13-Year-Old Designer's Fashion Line

Colin Kaepernick Wears 13-Year-Old Designer’s Fashion Line

by Jamilah King on January 16 2014, 3:46PM

Kap loves the kids.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Lupita Nyong'o Absolutely Stuns on Golden Globe Red Carpet

Lupita Nyong’o Absolutely Stuns on Golden Globe Red Carpet

by Jamilah King on January 13 2014, 10:13AM

The breakout actress stole the show on the red carpet.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Fruitvale Station's Michael B. Jordan Rocks Alexander Wang in GQ

Fruitvale Station’s Michael B. Jordan Rocks Alexander Wang in GQ

by Jamilah King on December 3 2013, 11:42AM

The actor has had a breakout year. And he looks good.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

André Leon Talley Talks Racial Diversity in the Fashion World

André Leon Talley Talks Racial Diversity in the Fashion World

by Jamilah King on October 9 2013, 11:23AM

He’s paying attention.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

We're Here, We're Queer and We Look Real Cute Photo

We’re Here, We’re Queer and We Look Real Cute

by Jamilah King on June 18 2013, 7:42AM

Five fashion designers who are putting the dandy back in gender queer.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Gender & Sexuality, LGBT Pride 2013

A Brief Look at Dwyane Wade's Gender-Bending NBA Playoff Fashion

A Brief Look at Dwyane Wade’s Gender-Bending NBA Playoff Fashion

by Jamilah King on June 17 2013, 1:29PM

One of the league’s top players has some gender-bending fashion sense of his own.

Topics: /NOW

Brittney Griner's Nike Contract Just the Latest of Her Barrier-Breaking Moves

Brittney Griner’s Nike Contract Just the Latest of Her Barrier-Breaking Moves

by Julianne Hing on June 3 2013, 5:14PM

What’s the WNBA rookie’s fashion sense got to do with cultural change? Everything, it turns out.

Topics: /NOW, Sports

Michelle Obama Wears Indian-American Designer Naeem Khan's Dress to Oscars

Michelle Obama Wears Indian-American Designer Naeem Khan’s Dress to Oscars

by Jorge Rivas on February 25 2013, 9:48AM

First Lady Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance via video at last night’s Academy Awards ceremony.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Michelle Obama Stuns In Gold Gown At Kennedy Center Honors [Photos]

Michelle Obama Stuns In Gold Gown At Kennedy Center Honors [Photos]

by Jorge Rivas on December 3 2012, 1:13PM

The Kennedy Center Honors recognized seven individuals - Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman, Natalia Makarova, John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, and Robert Plant - for their lifetime contributions to American culture through the performing arts.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

China's Next Top Model is 72-Year-Old Grandfather Liu Xianping

China’s Next Top Model is 72-Year-Old Grandfather Liu Xianping

by Jorge Rivas on November 21 2012, 11:51AM

China’s Next Top Model is a 72-year-old grandfather named Liu Xianping.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Sergio Romo's Other Controversial Showstopping Shirts

Sergio Romo’s Other Controversial Showstopping Shirts

by Jorge Rivas on November 1 2012, 11:13AM

Wednesday’s big story from the San Francisco Giants’ victory parade was relief pitcher Sergio Romo’s and the message in front of his T-shirt: “I just look illegal.”

Topics: Immigration, /NOW

Forever 21 Withholds Labor Records After Feds Ask About Sweatshops

Forever 21 Withholds Labor Records After Feds Ask About Sweatshops

by Jorge Rivas on October 26 2012, 2:24PM

The Department of Labor is going after Forever21 because the company refuses to open up its labor records.

Topics: Economy, /NOW

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Woman Starts Native American Fashion Mag

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Woman Starts Native American Fashion Mag

by Jorge Rivas on October 18 2012, 8:37AM

Kelly Holmes says she founded “Native Max” magazine after getting tired of thumbing through issues of “Seventeen” or “Vogue” and not seeing models that looked like her.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Gap Pulls 'Manifest Destiny' Shirts After Outrage, Twitter Response

Gap Pulls ‘Manifest Destiny’ Shirts After Outrage, Twitter Response

by Jorge Rivas on October 15 2012, 6:11PM

When McNairy heard his work was promoting “a belief that has resulted in mass genocide” he took to Twitter to stir the controversy even more.

Topics: Arts & Culture, History, /NOW

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