BRANDS CONTINUE TO BEHAVE BADLY: My love for Zara is limitless, but the brand made a serious fashion faux pas this week with a “sheriff-themed” children’s shirt that resembles a concentration camp uniform. After serious social media backlash, Zara pulled the shirt from stores today. Oof.
BATTLE OF THE SEXES: Designer Yang Liu tackles gender clichés in her new book “Man Meets Woman” by reducing stereotypes to pictograms. The illustrations are top-notch and thought-provoking.
REAL OR NOT REAL: Three engineering students in Chile have designed a bicycle frame that effectively locks itself around a pole. Could the unstealable bike exist? Could it?
ADVERTISING GENDER SWAPS: Apparently stereotypes are on my mind today. TakePart contributors took a series of advertising photos and photoshopped men in place of all of the women in them. Did your favorite sexist ad get some Photoshop magic?