• Gucci CEO Apologizes for Blackface Controversy in Internal Memo

    6 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Last week, Gucci apologized and pulled a polo neck sweater after social media users had noticed its likeliness to racist blackface tropes. Since then, Gucci collaborator Dapper Dan has publicly criticized the Italian luxury house, as well as revealing that Gucci's CEO, Marco Bizzarri, "has agreed to come from Italy to Harlem this week to meet with me, along with members of the community and other industry leaders."
    Following Dapper Dan's statement, Bizzarri sent an internal memo which has been obtained by Fashionista. In the memo Bizzarri reveals just how seriously Gucci is taking the...
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