SOCIAL ISSUES

Movie Review: Elles

Movie Review: Elles

  by Lizzie Pyle

Elles is a French/Polish  film that follows Anne (Juliette Binoche), a well-off, Parisian mother of two and investigative journalist for ELLE magazine.  Anne juggles home life as she writes an article about student prostitution; meeting [...]

Tags: Social Issues, Binoche, ELLE journalist, ELLE Magazine, Elles, Entertainment/Culture, Feature, Film, investigative journalist, Joanna Kulig, Juliette Binoche, movie review, Prostitution
Annie Lennox supports mothers2mothers

Annie Lennox supports mothers2mothers

  by The Glam team

Proving that she’s a philanthropist as well as a style icon, Annie Lennox showed her support for World Aids Day earlier this week when she performed live at a launch event for mothers2mothers. Over 130 guests, including Colin and Livia [...]

Tags: Social Issues, Annie Lennox, Livia Firth, mothers2mothers, news, Twitter, World AIDS Day
Miu Miu ad starring Hailee Steinfeld is banned

Miu Miu ad starring Hailee Steinfeld is banned

  by Amy Hopkinson

Luxury brand Mui Mui has joined Marc Jacobs in the controversial club after having their advertisement banned. The ad, which stars 14-year-pld Hailee Steinfeld perching on a set of train tracks, has been deemed “irresponsible” for [...]

Tags: Social Issues, Advertising, Hailee Steinfeld, Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu, news
GLAM meets the stars of The Help

GLAM meets the stars of The Help

  by Lizzie Pyle

Based on the Number 1 New York Times best-selling novel, The Help stars Emma Stone (Easy A) as Skeeter, Academy Award–nominated Viola Davis (Doubt) as Aibileen and Octavia Spencer as Minny.  It follows these three extraordinary women in [...]

Tags: Social Issues, Academy Award, Civil Rights Movement, Constantine, director tate Taylor, Emma Stone, Eyes on the Prize, Films, Glam Meets, Human Interest, Jackson, Junior League, Mississippi, New York Times, Number 1 New York Times, Octavia Spencer, Person Communication and Meetings, The Help, Viola Davis, You Got to Move
Movie Review - The Help

Movie Review - The Help

  by Lizzie Pyle

The Help comes to the big screen from independent movie director Tate Taylor - a childhood friend of the bestselling book's author Kathryn Stockett's. The powerful novel is brought to life beautifull, taking us to 1961, Jackson Mississippi [...]

Tags: Social Issues, America, author, Bryce, Bryce Dallas Howard, Emma Stone, Ethics, family maid, Jessica Chastain, Jim Crow, Jim Crow laws, Kathryn Stockett, maid, Minny, movie review, Octavia Spencer, princess, Race legislation in the United States, Racism, Reconstruction, Uncle Tom's Cabin, United States, Viola Davis
Naomi's Latest Lawsuit?

Naomi's Latest Lawsuit?

  by Amy Hopkinson

Litigious model Naomi Campbell is rumored to be considering taking legal action against chocolate giant Cadbury. Following the publication of an advertisement in national newspapers last week, the supermodel is said to be shocked and hurt [...]

Tags: Social Issues, Cadbury, Kraft Foods Inc., Naomi Campbell, news