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Vogue's Anna Wintour admits "mistakes along the way" in the NYT report on "intolerant" jobs

Vogue editor Anna Wintour has been running the magazine for over 30 years. A new synopsis deals in detail with the job she has created. (REUTERS / Eric Thayer)

More<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "A bomb story in the New York Times deals with the issue of diversity Fashion with a sharp look at the woman who controls the ship: Anna Wintour. The Saturday play, based on interviews with 18 unnamed sources, claims that under Wintour – who was Vogues Editor-in-chief since 1988 and Artistic Director of Condé Nast since 2013 – the magazine "welcomed a certain type of employee – someone thin and white, typically from a wealthy family and educated in elite schools." "data-reactid =" 24 "> A bombshell story in the New York Times deals with the topic of diversity in Vogue with a sharp look at the woman who steers the ship: Anna Wintour Based on unnamed sources, Unter Wintour, who has been editor-in-chief of Vogue since 1988 and artistic director of Condé Nast since 2013, welcomed the magazine “a certain type of employee – someone thin and white, typically from a wealthy family was trained at elite schools ”.

While the magazine has made efforts to diversify content – including dedicating the major September issue this year to the majority of black models, photographers, and artists – many believe it lacks weight.

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "" Fashion is bitchy ", a former member of the black staff tells us the New York Times. "It's hard. That's how it should be. But at FashionWhen we rate a shoot or a look, we say, "This is Fashion, ’Or’ That is not Fashion"And what that really meant was 'thin, rich and white'. How do you work in this environment?" "data-reactid =" 30 ">" Fashion is bitchy, "a former black employee tells the New York Times." It's difficult. That's how it should be. But at Vogue, if we were to rate a shoot or a look, we would say, "This is Vogue" or "This is not Vogue" and what that really meant was "thin, rich and white". How do you work in this environment? "

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Correspondingly FashionThe 70-year-old Wintour sent an email to her staff in early June after the protests from George Floyd and Breonna Taylor says“I want to make it clear that I know Fashion hasn't found enough opportunities to give space to black editors, writers, photographers, designers, and other creators. “Many viewed the email as 'calculated', 'hypocritical' or even 'hollow' – an argument that was strengthened when Wintour was absent that month to meet on race and racism. But some black employees said that Times The email was "an unpleasant, if heartfelt, attempt at real change." "data-reactid =" 31 "> According to Vogue, the 70-year-old Wintour sent an email to her employees at the beginning of June after the protests were triggered by the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor:" I want to make it clear that I know Vogue hasn't found enough ways to give space to black editors, writers, photographers, designers, and other creators. ”Many viewed the email as" calculated, "" hypocritical, "or even" hollow "- a Argument reinforced when Wintour was absent that month to meet on race and racism, with some black staff telling the Times the email was “awkward.” Try, heartily, to make real change. "

The September issue of Vogue celebrated black culture and its contributors. However, some current and former employees say Anna Wintour, the magazine's powerful editor, created a workplace where women of color, especially black women, have been incapacitated. https://t.co/2WmLjbclWD

– The New York Times (@nytimes) October 24, 2020 <p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "The Times Article names different cases of tokenism and sideline employment Fashion Employee of Color, on the underlying charge that Wintour, in her position of power, has long set standards of fashion and beauty. She has used this power to "set a standard that favors white, Eurocentric ideas of beauty". "Data-reactid =" 34 "> In the Times article, various cases of tokenism are mentioned and Vogue employees of color are incapacitated with the underlying topic. The accusation is that Wintour has long defined fashion and beauty standards in her position of power Has. She has used this power to "set a standard that favors white, Eurocentric ideas of beauty."

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Fashion has taken heat in the past for various photo shoots such as a 2017 photo series with a white model Karlie Kloss disguised as a geisha. At the time, Kloss gave one Sorry on Twitter It said: "These pictures fit a culture that is not my own, and I'm really sorry that I took part in a shoot that wasn't culturally sensitive." "Data-reactid =" 35 "> Vogue has Shootings taken in the past for various photos like a photo series from 2017 with the white model Karlie Kloss, who was disguised as a geisha. At the time, Kloss apologized on Twitter, saying, “These images fit a culture that isn't my own, and I'm really sorry that I took part in a shoot that wasn't culturally sensitive. "

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "During a June interview with Sandra Bernhard, André Leon Tally , a high profile alumnus Fashion Editor who had an audience engaging with Wintour said"Dame Anna Wintour is a colonial woman … she is part of an environment of colonialism. She has the right and I don't think that she will ever allow anything to stand in the way of her white privilege." "Data-reactid =" 36 "> During a June interview with Sandra Bernhard, André Leon Tally, a high profile ex-Vogue editor who publicly debated Wintour, said," Dame Anna Wintour is a colonial woman … she is part of an environment of colonialism . She has a right and I don't think she will ever allow anything to get in the way of her knowing privilege. "

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Still others in the article came to Wintour's defense. Naomi Campbell, who was the cover model for September 1989, said, “The first time I tried cover, I had no idea that she was going to fight for me. She has been a very important factor in my career and life and has been honest about what she can and cannot do. “" Data-reactid = "37"> Still others in the article came to Wintour's defense. Naomi Campbell, who said the September 1989 cover model: “The first time I tried to cover, I had no idea that she had to fight for me. She has been a very important factor in my career and my life and has been honest about what she can and cannot do. "

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "Wintour was reportedly in the news at the end of their week as well Loud 20-year relationship with businessman Shelby Bryan "years ago" People"data-reactid =" 38 "> Wintour was also in the news this week because, according to People, she ended her 20-year relationship with businessman Shelby Bryan" years ago ".

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "" I firmly believe that the most important thing is We can create opportunities in our work for those who may not have had access to them, "Wintour said in an email statement to the New York Times. "Without a doubt, I've made mistakes along the way and if Vogue has made mistakes under my watch, those are my own and I'm determined to get the job done." "Data-reactid =" 39 ">" I firmly believe that the most important thing any of us can do in our work is to provide opportunities to those who may not have had access to them, "said Wintour in an emailed statement to the New York Times I made mistakes along the way, and if mistakes are made at Vogue under my watch, they are mine and mine to fix, and I am determined to get the job done. "

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