• Farfetch Team Up with The Folklore to Spotlight 10 Black-owned Businesses

    1 month ago - By 10 magazine

    2020 has been an eventful year, to say the least. After the murder of George Floyd in May, the Black Lives Matter movement saw a much-needed rise in global attention. People across the world used lockdown as a time to focus on confronting racial injustice and to educate themselves on systemic racism prevalent in all sectors of modern life.
    Part of Farfetch's on-going effort to engage with Black-owned businesses, the e-tailer has spent the last few months building a partnership with online concept store, The Folklore , to use their respective platforms to promote emerging talent from Africa...
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  • ESSENCE EXCLUSIVE With Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors

    ESSENCE EXCLUSIVE With Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Patrisse Cullors

    1 month ago - By Essence

    By Donna M. Owens · November 26, 2020November 25, 2020 Patrisse Cullors is nationally and globally known as a co-creator of the viral hashtag BlackLivesMatter and co-founder of the Black Lives Matter Global Network Foundation, the social justice movement she launched with Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi in 2013, following the vigilante killing of Trayvon Martin. Today, as Executive Director of BLM, the 37-year-old Los Angeles native continues to battle police and vigilante violence, and the systemic oppression of Black people. This election cycle, her efforts as a grassroots organizer and...
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