Model Responds to Terry Richardson's Open Letter: 'Unjustifiable Shit'

Four years ago, former model Jamie Peck wrote a firsthand account of her horrifying experience modeling for Terry Richardson (you may remember reading it; it's the one in which "Uncle Terry" asks to make tea out of the model's tampon before pressuring her into giving him a hand job). Following the Huffington Post's… » 3/25/14 6:30pm 3/25/14 6:30pm

Terry Richardson Is Still Being Creepy, Now With Male Models

Terry Richardson, surrounded by male models, dropped his boxers and grabbed his penis on the set of a Diesel campaign he was apparently responsible for shooting. Naturally, pictures of this eventuality exist, and were posted by Diesel Mexico on Twitter. Richardson's propensity for getting suddenly naked at work has… » 11/30/11 3:35pm 11/30/11 3:35pm

The Biggest Fashion Stories Of 2010

The fashion industry in 2010 was rocked by everything from untimely deaths to unlikely unionization efforts. Money, sexual harassment, suicide, and shocking resignations: here's what changed fashion this year. [NSFW] » 12/25/10 4:44pm 12/25/10 4:44pm

Insert ____ Here: Pop Culture's Famous Tampons

The strange history of tampons — as sex aid, as metaphor, as the source of "tampon tea" — in the popular culture is a story of women's bodies, reality television, otherization, patriarchy, period sex, and, um, Prince Charles. » 4/02/10 6:00pm 4/02/10 6:00pm

To Catch A Predator: What Are Agencies Doing To Keep Models Safe?

Given most fashion models start working in their mid-teens, Terry Richardson's alleged habit of sexually harassing the women he works with got me wondering what, if anything, is being done to protect high fashion's youngest and potentially most vulnerable workers. » 3/25/10 12:00pm 3/25/10 12:00pm

Exclusive: More Models Come Forward With Allegations Against Fashion…

"I don't like to exploit anybody. That's not my bag. Everyone has fun on my shoots," says fashion photographer Terry Richardson. But those who work with him continue to accuse him of sexual harassment, and they've told us their stories. » 3/18/10 1:20pm 3/18/10 1:20pm