Racial Diversity at NY Modeling Agencies Is Still Ridiculously Low

This past year has been — on a rhetorical level, at least — a significant one for racial diversity in the fashion industry. Fed up with a long-standing, egregious tradition of whitewashing in the industry, Bethann Hardison launched the Balance Diversity campaign in September, which "named and shamed" designers who… » 6/26/14 12:41pm 6/26/14 12:41pm

Bethann Hardison to Win CFDA Award for Work Promoting Runway Diversity

Great news: the amazing and incomparable Bethann Hardison — former supermodel and agency owner, founder of the Balance Diversity campaign and outspoken critic of fashion's abysmal track record when it comes to showcasing diversity — will receive the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Founder's Award, which… » 3/12/14 5:00pm 3/12/14 5:00pm