Derek Lam’s Latest Runway Featured Only Models With Cerebral Palsy

Despite efforts on the New York and Toyko Fashion Week runways, models with disabilities are the most under-represented group in fashion, according to the Huffington Post. But individual designers are taking the issue into their own hands. On Tuesday, Derek Lam sent 18 models with cerebral palsy down the runway during his Design For Disability Fashion Show, The Cut reported. The designer worked with The Cerebral Palsy Foundation and students from three different schools to help come up with the sartorial creations, which could change the conversation about great design for the entire fashion world. Continue reading Derek Lam’s Latest Runway Featured Only Models With Cerebral Palsy

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Chance The Rapper Hires ASL Interpreters for Deaf Fans at His Shows

Artists like Action Bronson have been fortunate enough to pursue and flourish in their rap career as well as spend time on things that they have a passion for. While Action is damn near a Michelin-rated chef at this point, Chance The Rapper continues to show love to those who are less fortunate than the rest of us. During a recent show in Tampa, Chance brought in American Sign Language interpreters for a show to allow his hearing-impaired fans to enjoy the show just like anyone else. Continue reading Chance The Rapper Hires ASL Interpreters for Deaf Fans at His Shows

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