A professor at California State University, Northridge is unhappy about a noted fashion company trying to cash in on black hip hop culture.
Balenciaga’s very pricey sweatpant/boxer combo — $1,190 retail — is just that: It features what look like boxers “peeking out from the [sweats’] waistband,” according to CNN Style . It’s a popular look, particularly among young black men.
However, controversy arose after a TikTok user posted a video about the pants, saying “This feels racist […] They’ve woven the boxers inside the trouser.”Africana Studies Professor Marquita Gammage told CNN she also was “disturbed” by the pants, claiming they […]
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