inclusion

Animation

The New Pipeline For Black Women in Animation

In an industry dominated by white men, these creators hope to pave a way for women and non-binary people of color for more nuanced portrayals of Black characters.
Natelegé Whaley
3.18.19
Art

Art Museums Need to Address Colonialist Theft—Not Diversity

The Museum of Modern Art will close this summer to include more works from artists of color. Activists say this does little to reconcile centuries of exploitation.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
2.8.19
Sundance

Filmmakers Speak Out On the Reality of Sundance's Inclusion Efforts

“I’ve been in rooms where I hear people talk about needing more people of color and not knowing where to look. If you just turn around and ask me, I could roll off forty, fifty names."
Mari Meyer
2.1.19
Broadly

What the List of Highest Paid Models Says About Racism in Fashion

Forbes released its list of the highest paid models in fashion and nearly all of them were white, cis, thin women. We talked to Fashionista's Tyler McCall to understand why.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
12.14.18
Design Bias

This User-Friendly Menstrual Cup Is What Happens When Design Is Inclusive

When her old cup kept failing her, Jane Adame, whose connective-tissue condition makes her joints unstable, had to imagine there was a better way.
Rose Eveleth
11.5.18
Culture

Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race

A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as a person of color.
Noel Ransome
10.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Crazy Rich Asians' Sequel Is Already in the Works

The film, featuring an all-Asian cast, has dominated the box office in its first week in theaters.
River Donaghay
8.22.18
Books

No, Amazon Cannot Replace Libraries

Libraries are essential to our communities, in ways that even frequent patrons might not know.
Nicole Clark
7.24.18
Design Bias

‘Accessible’ Fashion Lines Have a Disability Problem

Using the face and body of a disabled person to sell a product designed without their input is precisely the issue.
Rose Eveleth
5.23.18
Art

To Fight Racism Within Museums, They Need to Stop Acting Like They're Neutral

The art world is full of the longstanding, racist histories that have affirmed white supremacy.
Antwaun Sargent
5.21.18
#metoo

The Best Way to Fight Sexism Is to Make Men Experience It

The lessons I learned at a now-closed summer camp for LA teens hold up in the #MeToo era.
Kelli Auerbach
4.19.18
50 states of art

We're the Artists Fighting Racism in Memphis

The CLTV is an organization in Memphis, TN working diligently to create a platform for Black artists in their city.
Victoria Jones
4.25.17
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