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Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History Set to Display ‘Black Panther’ Props

To celebrate the success of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture recently announced a new display dedicated to the film.

Noting the important cultural movement brought by the movie centered around the Wakan…


FX’s Season Three Renewal for ‘American Crime Story’ Explores the Murder of Gianni Versace

Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story has been renewed for a third season by FX. Officially dubbed Versace/Cunanan: American Crime Story, the Fox21-produced installment will center upon the 1997 murder of legendary fashion designer Gianni Versace and it will be base…


CEO Paula Schneider Stepping Down From American Apparel

Marking the end of a two-year stint at US retailer American Apparel, CEO Paula Schneider has announced her intention to leave the company; news that swiftly follows the departure of Paul Charron from the board. With the business expecting to cap revenue this calendar year at less than $ 350m USD, it’s been a troubled few years for American Apparel following the…


As Manufacturing Becomes More Global, American Clothing Startups Want to Bring “Made in USA” Back

Forget established labels like American Apparel, a slew of American clothing startups are now deciding to make their products in their own backyard. A foreign idea in 2016, when globalization has resulted in most of the world’s products being manufactured in lower-wage countries. But these startups aren’t just investing in the idea of patriot…