8 Other Times the Fashion World Showed its Racist Side

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8 Other Times the Fashion World Showed its Racist Side

These days, there’s always a receipt.

| January 10, 2018

Kim Kardashian and Her “Blackface” Ad

PSA: Kim Kardashian is not black!!! She’s married to one, but she’s not one. Also, don’t exploit one’s race just so you can sell your products.

 

LeBron James Vogue Cover

Can’t see the problem with the Vogue cover of LeBron James? Tell us that the cover didn’t remind you of King Kong. Oh, it did? Then that’s the problem.

 

Jeffree Star

The makeup maven, known for his outspoken personality, released an apology video last year after issues about his racist comments that he’s made more than a decade ago came up. #theinternetneverforgets

 

Giuliana Rancic vs. Zendaya’s Locks

Via People

Never make insults about a girl’s hair; that’s the lesson TV host Giuliana Rancic learned the hard way. In an episode of Fashion Police, Rancic described the actress’s hair smelling like “patchouli oil” or “weed” after the actress donned dreadlocks at the Oscars’ red carpet. Rancic tweeted an apology, saying that the “joke” had nothing to do with race.

 

Can you recall other instances? Share them with us below!