All posts tagged in fast fashion

  • July 2, 2020By Shermarie Hyppolite

    It’s no secret that Black culture remains the blueprint for many of the trends popular today. Whether that be fashion, music, dance, beauty, creative content, or language, Black people created new and exciting things for everyone to consume… only for Black creators to often not be given any credit or for their product to be … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/the-theft-of-black-creations-by-the-fashion-industry-needs-to-stop/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • February 11, 2020By Jessie Graham

    What would Pavlov and his dogs say about fast fashion? They would say stop salivating at the mouth over those Zara boots – they won’t keep your chic little toes very warm, or last you till next Fall. In her book Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion and the Future of Clothes, Dana Thomas makes … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/our-psychological-dependency-on-consuming-clothes-is-a-crisis/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 13, 2019By Mia Vittimberga

    Chances are if you walk into a Forever 21, H&M or Urban Outfitters, you’ll find a t-shirt with the word ‘feminist’ emblazoned across it. Or possibly a sweatshirt that proudly proclaims ‘girl power’ in rhinestone lettering. Maybe even a pair of crew socks with pink Venus symbols printed on them. Right now, with the women’s … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/your-feminist-t-shirt-isnt-all-that-ethical/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read