INDUSTRY

INDUSTRY

Beauty Industry Part of Foreskin Flesh Trade, Anti-Circumcision Activists Warn

'Intactivists' claim the cosmetic use of neonatal foreskins is fuelling a tissue-sale underworld, with hospitals and governments in on the act. Do they have a point, or is this trend no more than skin deep?
Ingrid Kesa
3.27.18
sex work

What Happens When Sex Workers Put Women of Colour First

We asked escort Amber Ashton about industry racism and the WOC-elevating hashtag she started.
Allison Tierney
1.15.18
Premieres

This Record Label Is Literally Creating Its Own Universe

We talk to IHC 1NFINITY founder Franki Chan about its surreal cinematic vision and the crazy year leading to the video premiere of Mark Redito's "So Many Things to Tell You."
Andrea Domanick
5.26.17
Restaurant Confessionals

As a Chef, I Wish Yelp Didn't Exist

A chef and restaurateur shares why reading online reviews is a maddening experience for many food industry professionals. Just remember, fine dining isn't a fucking community swimming pool.
Anonymous
4.21.17
Weed

Americans and Canadians Spent $72 Billion on Weed Last Year

Might be time to look into some weed stocks.
Allison Tierney
1.21.17
Stuff

Is Getting Rid of Your Boss the Future of Work?

European workers are fighting to take back the jobs they lost in an innovative new way.
Liam Barrington-Bush
11.30.16
Art

Don't Pay Artists? @ArtBabyGirl Has Your Number | Monday Insta Illustrator

Grace Miceli's sharp-witted drawings jab at the creative industry's most obnoxious practice.
Beckett Mufson
10.17.16
Stuff

Does Tipping Discourage Restaurant Staff from Reporting Harassment?

Women working in restaurants are harassed by male customers on a daily basis, but with hundreds of dollars a night in tips at stake, speaking out is difficult.
Ebony-Renee Baker
10.8.16
Cheese

This Cheesemaker Is Aging Cheddar Down a 90-Metre Coal Mine

As Wales’ steelworks close, entrepreneurs are finding new uses for old industrial structures—including Susan Fiander-Woodhouse, who keeps 20-kilogram metal cases of cheese at the bottom of a Blaenafon mineshaft.
Johanna Derry
9.23.16
Stuff

The Struggles of Being One of the Few People of Colour in the Cannabis Industry

Kayvan Khalatbari runs one of the only minority-owned cannabis businesses in America—but he wants that to change.
T. Kid
7.16.16
thump news

DJ Fresh Opens Up About Battle With Thyroid Cancer in Candid Facebook Post

The producer also took time to voice his concerns about the music industry's treatment of artist's health.
Angus Harrison
5.19.16
London

Rising Rent Prices Are Destroying Soho’s Restaurant Scene

With restaurant rents rising as much as 50 percent in some areas of central London, the city is in danger of losing iconic Soho establishments like Quo Vadis and The French House, as well as Chinatown's independent eateries.
Gareth May
5.13.16
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