French Vogue Must Not Think Blackface Is That Offensive

Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld and American photographer Steven Klein painted Caucasian model Lara Stone in blackface makeup for a spread in the magazine's new "Supermodels" issue — which featured no models of color whatsoever. Their reaction to the controversy?

Reports the Daily Mail: "French Vogue said it was unaware it had caused offense, but said it could not give any further comment."

French Vogue Accused Of Racism After Painting White Model Black For Fashion Shoot [Daily Mail]

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