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Glossier announces grants for black-owned beauty businesses

In an effort to achieve a long-term impact within the beauty industry itself, the brand has just announced the creation of an initiative.

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The Black Lives Matter in pictures

As the world continues to look to the many protests against racism in the United States, the United Kingdom and other parts of the world, it is important to understand the Black Lives Matter movement.

Kanye West and Pharrell

Kanye West and Pharrell do the interview of the year

The “Faith in Chaos” edition of i-D features an interview by Kanye with Pharrell that addresses topics such as Michael Jackson, the coronavirus, and faith.

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Former Vogue employees reveal the racism hidden in the fashion bible

Anna Wintour apologizes in an email for her “racial mistakes”. Former Vogue employees respond by exposing the racism hidden in the fashion bible.

COPS has been cancelled

Paramount Network has just confirmed that it will not continue with its famous reality TV show COPS.

Reebok cancels partnership with CrossFit

Reebok cancels collab with CrossFit after racist tweet about George Floyd’s

After a decade of partnership, Reebok has cancelled its collaboration with CrossFit following a pro-racist tweet from CEO Greg Glassman.

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Tremaine Emory won’t release his Converse until Nike changes its policy

Tremaine Emory has made it clear that he would not allow Nike to release his Chuck Taylor until the swoosh firm did something more for the BLM movement.

The performative activism of the fashion industry

BLACKLIVESMATTER discourse has set the networks on fire and seems to have brought the population together for activism and social change. However, the fashion industry is reluctant; we see only perfomative activism.

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1017 ALYX 9SM updates its anti-racist action t-shirt

ALYX Studio supports the Black Lives Matter movement through the redesign of its Anti-Racist Action T-shirt from the AW17 collection.

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Banksy reappears to support #BlackLivesMatter

British street art icon Banksy has resurfaced, publishing a new work on Instagram in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

The songs that sound in the protests are the most listened to in Spotify

Kendrick Lamar’s “Alright” or Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” are some of the themes leading anti-racist marches.

K-pop fandom: from most hated to most loved

The enormous presence in social networks that K-pop fans have has become a fundamental support for the social movement.

Fake Twitter threads promoting anti-racism

With headlines mentioning Beyoncé, Rihanna or Taylor Swift they have managed to attract the attention of thousands of people.

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Kanye West donates $2M and George Floyd’s daughter pays for her education

Kanye West has announced, through his representative, that he has created a fund to cover the college education of George’s daughter, Gianna Floyd.

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TIME dedicates its cover to George Floyd

TIME magazine dedicates its cover to the growing fight against racism.  Dubbed “Analogous Colors,” the painting is an ode to George Floyd and was done by Titus Kaphar.

Obama’s speech: “Your dreams matter”

Obama gave a virtual speech yesterday from his home in Washington DC, at an online roundtable with former Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. and Minneapolis activists.

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Cop one of these t-shirts to support the #BLM protests

Complex Style has published a list of streetwear brands that are supporting the Black Lives Matter protests through anti-racist T-shirts.

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Balenciaga commits to #BLM for the long term

Balenciaga has decided to establish an annual donation to help fight racism and racial brutality. A long-term commitment to a cause that concerns us all.

Policías acusados por el asesinato de George Floyd

Three more cops are arrested due to George Floyd’s murder

Police officers Tou Thou, Thomas Kiernan Lane and J Alexander Kueng have already been charged and arrested as accomplices in the death of George Floyd.

Mayweather se ofrece a pagar el funeral de George Floyd

Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd’s funeral

Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the costs of George Floyd’s funeral in order to best say goodbye to the victim of racism who changed the world.

H&M donates $500k against racial injustice

As the Black Lives Matter protests and vigils continue across the United States and much of the world, H&M has also wanted to speak out.