Heineken retracts ad after twitter backlash from Chance the Rapper. The add which portrays a bartender sliding a bottle of beer across a room where it passes several people of color to then stop at a light-skinned woman with the words “Sometimes lighter is better”.
The soul and r&b singer-songwriter Mahalia graced Melkweg Amsterdam yesterday with her smooth voice,
With more than 3 million stream on Spotify and 5 million on YouTube. She is rising quickly, with collabs like she did with Rudemental and her supporting Ed Sheeran, Get ready to see more of her in 2018.
Ok now let’s keep it real. Growing up as a kid how many times did your school contribute a project regarding aid to an African nation. Did you fast a whole day, or run a mile or two for water pumps in Gambia (or insert any African nation for that matter) But how save is it to say that these projects are
Virgil Abloh, 37, is named artistic director for Louis Vuitton Menswear. The first Afro-American to uphold this position at LV. The name might sound familiar in the hip hop scene. Virgil used to design the touring merchandise for Kanye West.
To life that is! Haifa a popular Youtube personality from Dubai got sick and tired of the question when she will get married. Instead of just ordering a mail groom online she decided to challenge the pressure of this question and married…just look at the video. It will bring a smile to your face <3
On Wednesday March 14th politician Marielle Franco was gunned down along with her chauffeur.
Marielle Franco was a hero in her country Brazil. A symbol for the fight against racism, sexism, homophobia and even police terror. Always standing up for equal rights. In fact, hours before she got murdered she was speaking on an event about the position of black women.
2 years ago Naomi Rosheuvel opened her lifestyle store “Culture Collective by Nomi”. Now 2 years later on March 25th we are all invited to the grand opening of this unique store in an even bigger and better space. As her vision grows, so does her brand.
I think it is save to say that diversity is necessary, especially in the Netherlands. Joan Windzak,
Founder of Educulture, couldn’t agree more. Her desire to connect education with culture (see what
she did there ;)) resulted in a bookstore that meets all of our needs. It is not just a bookstore though.
Is a pr budget a thing of the past?
It seems so in The Netherlands. For the municipal council elections, political parties are running the last leg of the race. Vote is to be made this upcoming Wednesday. To encourage citizens to vote, each political party is allotted an X amount of airtime for a campaign ads on national television. This airtime is on the taxpayer’s dime. The infamous PVV however dropped a proverbial bomb last week with a television campaign ad that is shocking to say the least.
Amsterdam based clothing brand Daily Paper Released a new mens summer spring collection 2018 named “Transcend Borders”. The brands past collections have succesfully captivated the world and this collection is any different. Allthough released on the 23 of february, here are a few looks from the collection.