Posts tagged "anti semitism"

Zara Gets Slapped With A $40 Million Anti-Gay And Anti-Semitic Discrimination Suit

Zara, your one-stop shop for those really cute sandals and children’s shirts that look like concentration camp uniforms, is being sued by their former corporate attorney, Ian Jack Miller. He claims that he was fired from his role as the first and only in-house counsel for the U.S. and Canada because he’s American, Jewish and…

Megan Reynolds / June 4, 2015

Nicki Minaj’s Video For “Only” Blasted For Being Anti-Semitic — Is It?

Nicki Minaj’s new music video is a smug, obnoxious rip-off of a Nazi propaganda film, and that was a horrible idea. [Playboy]
According to Us Weekly, Solange Knowles, younger sister of Beyonce and noted elevator brawler, is set to marry longtime boyfriend Alan Ferguson this Saturday in New Orleans. [Us Weekly]
New reports suggest…

Claire Hannum / November 10, 2014

Disney Family Is Mad At Meryl Streep For Pointing Out That Walt Disney Was A Bigot

Queen Forever And High Priestress Of The Universe Meryl Streep has pissed off some people. Some powerful people. You see, Meryl Streep is on Walt Disney family’s bad side about she told the audience at an awards gala that Walt Disney was a “gender bigot” who, at the very least, told a woman animator only…

Jessica Wakeman / January 9, 2014

Debate This: John Galliano Dressed Like A Hassid, Say What?

Julie: So Johnny Galliano, eh? THAT GUY.

Rachel: Old Johnny that scoundrel.

Julie: We haven’t really heard much from him. Then last week, Oscar de la Renta offered him a residency. And this week? He shows up at the Oscar de la Renta show dressed as a Hassidic Jew.

Julie Gerstein / February 13, 2013

Why Is Patricia Field From “Sex And The City” Sticking Up For Anti-Semite John Galliano?

UPDATE: John Galliano has released a statement in which he apologizes, says “I must face up to my own failures” and announces he is headed to rehab. Read the full statement here.

Sometimes I make the mistake of thinking people in creative, free-thinking professions like writing or fashion design have progressive views to back…

Jessica Wakeman / March 2, 2011

Natalie Portman “Deeply Disgusted” By Newly Fired Dior Designer John Galliano

“In light of this video, and as an individual who is proud to be Jewish, I will not be associated with Mr. Galliano in any way. I hope at the very least, these terrible comments remind us to reflect and act upon combating these still-existing prejudices that are the opposite of all that is beautiful.”

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 1, 2011

Quickies: Dior’s John Galliano Caught On Tape Saying “I Love Hitler” & A Pregnancy Pact?

A video has been released of suspended Dior designer John Galliano slurring at patrons in a Parisian café with an anti-Semitic rant. Galliano can be heard saying “I love Hitler” and “People like you would be dead. Your mothers, your forefathers, would all be f**king gassed.” He also calls them “ugly.” (It’s unclear if…

Jessica Wakeman / February 28, 2011