THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Anna Wintour Pens Emotional Letter To Vogue Staff Promising To Do Better For Its Black Employees

Anna Wintour said in a recent letter to employees that she is not doing enough to support black staff at Vogue. Wintour peened the note to staff last Thursday in the wake of protests around the country sparked by the death of George Floyd, who died while in police custody in Minneapolis, Minn., on May … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Anna Wintour Pens Emotional Letter To Vogue Staff Promising To Do Better For Its Black Employees

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Duchess Of Sussex Speak Out: ‘George Floyd’s Life Mattered’

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, spoke publicly for the first time about George’s death calling it ‘absolutely devastating’. She was speaking to the graduating class of Immaculate Heart High School in Los Angeles, in a video message commencement speech on Wednesday evening. In a heartfelt, she said she had been hesitant  to   speak about the … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Duchess Of Sussex Speak Out: ‘George Floyd’s Life Mattered’

THE VOICE | George Clooney Calls Racism ‘America’s Greatest Pandemic’

Forget Covid-19, George Clooney thinks America’s greatest pandemic is racism, and the cure is to vote. In response to nationwide protest sparked by the death of George Floyd while is custody of Minneapolis police, Clooney wrote an essay published by The Daily Beast on Monday. ‘How many times have we seen people of colors killed … Continue reading THE VOICE | George Clooney Calls Racism ‘America’s Greatest Pandemic’

Michelle Obama: It’s Up To Everyone To Root Out Racism

Non-black folks also need to help out racism, former first lady Michelle Obama said this week while speaking out over the death of George Floyd. Obama expressed grief over the recent killing of Floyd, as well as other black men and women in recent weeks, in a Facebook post on Friday. ‘Like so many of … Continue reading Michelle Obama: It’s Up To Everyone To Root Out Racism

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | U.S.-Somani Model Halima Aden In Campaign To Support COVID-19 Frontline Workers

Since the coronavirus pandemic began, fashion labels, models and influencers have been taking part in initiatives to support frontline workers. The latest to do so is American-Somali model Halima Aden. The runway start tool to Instagram on Wednesday to announce that she is taking part in the #BandingTogether project in collaboration with Allure Magazine and … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | U.S.-Somani Model Halima Aden In Campaign To Support COVID-19 Frontline Workers

BEAUTY ICONS | Monica Bellucci Talks Beauty Secrets And Favorite Dolce & Gabbana Makeup

Monica Bellucci reminds us that in times of uncertainty, there is an undeniable reassurance in classic beauty. In times of uncertainty, we can all do with a little escapism; a moment in our day when we forget about the worries of the world. Beauty offers just this. Applying a sweep lipstick can serve as a … Continue reading BEAUTY ICONS | Monica Bellucci Talks Beauty Secrets And Favorite Dolce & Gabbana Makeup

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Charlize Theron Unveils Stars Joining Her Fight On Domestic Abuse Amid Coronavirus

South African actress Charlize Theron on Thursday said more than 50 female celebrities, from actress Reese Witherspoon to football player Megan Rapinoe, had joined her campaign to fight violence against women during the global coronavirus lockdowns. The #TogetherGorHer initiative launched in April by the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project with CARE and the Entertainment Industry … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Charlize Theron Unveils Stars Joining Her Fight On Domestic Abuse Amid Coronavirus

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Halima Aden, Zainab Salbi Share Heartfelt Stories On Porter’s New Podcast Series

Porter magazine’s new podcast is exactly what we’ve been missing during self-isolation. The Net-a-Porter-owned magazine launched a weekly podcast series, ‘Pieces Of Me: My Life in Seven Garments’, that features a number of influential women, who tell their stories through clothing items they wore at defining moments of their lives. Through the seven part series, … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Halima Aden, Zainab Salbi Share Heartfelt Stories On Porter’s New Podcast Series

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Angelina Jolie Pleads For Congress To Increase Food Assistance Benefits Because ‘Children Are Going Hungry’

Angelina Jolie is calling on Congress to increase food assistance to families across the United States in the next coronavirus stimulus bill. The Academy Award-winning actress and humanitarian is advocating on behalf of the millions of families across the country who rely on thinks like free meals for their kids at schools that are no … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Angelina Jolie Pleads For Congress To Increase Food Assistance Benefits Because ‘Children Are Going Hungry’

THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Bottega Veneta Funds COVID-19 Research In Italy

The luxury fashion house is donating thousands of euros to fund scholarship and support Italian healthcare workers The fashion industry is doing its part to help find a cure for the novel coronavirus and put an end to the pandemic, and one Italian luxury fashion house is taking it a step further. Bottega Veneta has … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Bottega Veneta Funds COVID-19 Research In Italy