Multiple Bands Denied Entry Into the U.S. While Traveling to Play SXSW

Today is day one of the SXSW Music Festival, and already multiple artists have claimed that they’ve been turned away at the U.S. border on their way to play in Austin. The news follows a controversy that embroiled the festival in recent weeks over language regarding deportation of international artists in its contract with performers…. continue reading →

THESE DESIGNERS USED THE RUNWAY TO MAKE POLITICAL STATEMENTS AT NYFW17

New York Fashion Week is all about risk-taking collections, and this season’s designers used their art to make political statements. Their messages were heard loud and clear, whether referring to Planned Parenthood, immigration or religious inclusion. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite politically charged fashion looks below. Public School fall ’17 opened up their… continue reading →

IMMIGRANTS OF THE FASHION INDUSTRY HAVE A POWERFUL MESSAGE FOR TRUMP

The fashion industry has a few choice words in response to President Donald Trump’s anti-immigration policies ― four words, to be exact. Eighty-one members of the industry banded together to declare “I am an immigrant” in the video above, including Adriana Lima, Grace Coddington, Diane Von Furstenberg and Prabal Gurung. According to organizers at W… continue reading →

SCANDAL OF THE DAY: INTEL, TRUMP AND RUSSIA

Classified documents presented last week to President Obama and President-elect Trump included allegations that Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about Mr. Trump, multiple US officials with direct knowledge of the briefings tell CNN. The allegations were presented in a two-page synopsis that was appended to a report on Russian interference… continue reading →