Tag : diversity

A forward thinking team to match a forward-thinking collection: are museums developing their internal power structures fast enough?

3 months ago / 0 comments

Looking at many museums in the world today, it is easy to see how the structure of their collections has become far more diversified. Over time, exhibitions of gallery collections in larger art institutions have started to become more inclusive. They have started to erase older presentations of history by … Read More

Ex-Exec Embroiled in Transgender Rights Row

5 months ago / 0 comments

Online forum Mumsnet has reported itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK data regulator, following an intern publishing the IP addresses of website users in a dispute over transgender rights. The intern in question, Emma Healey, served as LUU Equality and Diversity Officer and a trustee of the … Read More

A Blogger With An Opinion

7 months ago / 0 comments

Beauty giant L’Oréal recently launched a campaign that revolutionised the hair care industry by being the first beauty brand to show a woman wearing a hijab in a hair care advert. Amena Khan, the popular YouTuber and blogger, aided them in advocating the message that hair care is for everyone, … Read More

Enninful’s first Dazzling December issue of Vogue marks a new fashion era

10 months ago / 0 comments

Vogue’s new editor-in-chief, Edward Enninful, has released his first ever issue of British Vogue, appearing on newsstands last Friday. Previously criticised for its lack of diversity under Alexandra Shulman’s rule, Enninful has managed to create a Vogue that oozes positivity, inclusivity and solidarity. Enninful has selected Adwoa Aboah, mixed-race British … Read More

Partying Towards a More Equal World

11 months ago / 0 comments

Equaliser is a collective creating a more inclusive space for aspiring female, trans and non-binary DJs. Music Editor Meg Firth sits down with some of the girls behind the movement to talk about tackling the inequalities within the DJ sphere, diversifying the decks, and partying towards a safer and more … Read More

What Does Being ‘Black’ Mean to You?

12 months ago / 0 comments

I had always had a broad awareness that I was considered ‘black’ by society and the world, but I had never known what it really meant to be ‘black’. People often said it was the ‘colour of your skin’ but, on closer examination, this couldn’t be the case, since there … Read More

Is the film industry diverting diversity?

12 months ago / 0 comments

From personal experience, Aneeka Hussain takes a look at the bigger picture of minority representation in film. It’s no secret that the film industry is ride with old, white male actors. Actors who have become a symptom of the industry and used to tell a range of stories – most … Read More

Introducing…Vogue Arabia

2 years ago / 0 comments

21 countries going on 22. The world’s most popular fashion magazine has just added a new country to its ever-growing collection. Let me introduce you to Vogue Arabia… Although Vogue Arabia is still very new (only launching online in October 2016 and the print edition on sale this month), the … Read More

Politics, culture and global representations

2 years ago / 0 comments

Fashion are finally starting to get cultural acceptance right.  Fashion is an art form which allows individuals to express their personality, attitudes, opinions and their individual differences. In today’s current political climate, we witness a rise of groups which punish instead of celebrate culture, however in fashion there has been … Read More

Diversity is crucial within the workplace

2 years ago / 0 comments

(Photo from Themocracy.com) Speak to any finance student about investments and two things are likely to be said: If they’re honest, they’ll have no clue what you should invest in. They’ll tell you that putting all your money in one company is a recipe for disaster. You have to diversify … Read More