Post Tagged with: "diversity"

Retailer Meijer Committed To Integrating Plus Sizes Into All 230 Of Its Stores By Early 2017

Retailer Meijer Committed To Integrating Plus Sizes Into All 230 Of Its Stores By Early 2017

The movement to integrate plus size fashion into the regular fashion departments at major stores has just gone up a notch with Midwest retailed Meijer beating out all other brands […]

December 22, 2016 ×
Covergirl Takes A Stand For Equality In The Beauty Industry With Their Latest Campaign

Covergirl Takes A Stand For Equality In The Beauty Industry With Their Latest Campaign

We talk a lot about the need for more diversity in the beauty, fashion and advertising industries. It is something of a passion for us to see ALL kinds of […]

December 16, 2016 ×
How The “White Male Savior” Complex Extends Far Beyond The Hollywood Screen Into Society

How The “White Male Savior” Complex Extends Far Beyond The Hollywood Screen Into Society

Constance Wu recently wrote a thought-invoking post addressing the issue of the ‘white savior complex’ in movies. Her thoughts were tweeted in response to Matt Damon’s casting in upcoming Chinese/American […]

October 25, 2016 ×
How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

Not too long ago, if someone would have told you that a plus-sized model was to make the front cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, you would have shaken your […]

October 11, 2016 ×
Ava DuVernay & Oprah Talk “Queen Sugar”, Black Lives Matter, And Normalizing Inclusion

Ava DuVernay & Oprah Talk “Queen Sugar”, Black Lives Matter, And Normalizing Inclusion

You know each of them for their trailblazing careers in Hollywood. Oprah Winfrey’s accolades are so well-known around the world that she is commonly referred to by first name only. […]

September 20, 2016 ×
Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Designer Creates Olympic Project To Celebrate Diversity Of Female Athletes’ Bodies

Now that the Olympics are over for another year, it’s going to be a long 4 years until the next games. And if you’re like us and were stoked to […]

September 7, 2016 ×
This Queen Started A Viral Hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant To Put Body Police On Notice

This Queen Started A Viral Hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant To Put Body Police On Notice

If there is one person, in retrospect, who Beyonce might’ve written the lyrics “Coz I slay, all day, I slay” about, it is Los Angeles-based model and blogger Simone Mariposa. […]

August 19, 2016 ×
Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

In case you haven’t been keeping up (which, if you’re an avid GTHQ reader there’s no way you would have missed it!) there is a fashion revolution afoot and it’s […]

August 15, 2016 ×
Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Dame Helen Mirren is certainly not one to mince words. The celebrated and award-winning actress has seen success throughout multiple decades of her life, making her somewhat of an anomaly. […]

August 2, 2016 ×
‘Hamilton’ Wins Big At The 2016 Tony’s By Setting New Standards For Diversity On Broadway

‘Hamilton’ Wins Big At The 2016 Tony’s By Setting New Standards For Diversity On Broadway

The show was nominated for a record 16 Tony Awards, breaking a theatrical record, according to CBS News. Yep, we’re talking about the one and only ‘Hamilton’, the show that […]

June 23, 2016 ×
Actress Adriana Mather Launches Prod. Co Started By Two Women & A Native American

Actress Adriana Mather Launches Prod. Co Started By Two Women & A Native American

There are many reasons why we need more diversity in Hollywood. The biggest one of all is the need to see a wider variety of stories, characters, and perspectives on […]

June 20, 2016 ×
Sesame Street Advocating Girls’ Education & Empowerment With New Afghan Character Zari

Sesame Street Advocating Girls’ Education & Empowerment With New Afghan Character Zari

What better way to inspire the minds of young girls in Afghanistan than to create a character advocating for education and equal rights on the country’s most popular show for […]

May 30, 2016 ×