Why Does Fashion Suddenly Care about Activism?
March 10, 2017
"Not only do fashion shows offer a preview of the silhouettes, prints and fabrics that will eventually trickle down into our future wardrobes, they hold a mirror up to the society around us and act as a cultural time capsule."
"A combination of activist slogans, clever casting choices and open declarations of individual views on social media characterize fashion’s new age of political consciousness. Throughout history, the question of whether or not designers should engage with politics has continued to re-emerge."