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Tag: John Galliano
March 1, 2013 | 5:06 am
February 13, 2013 | 10:33 am
John Galliano, the former Christian Dior fashion head who was fired after making anti-Semitic slurs in a Paris cafe, dressed as a Chasidic Jew at New York Fashion Week.
Galliano, who was praised recently by the Anti-Defamation League for his efforts at rehabilitation, wore a long...
January 18, 2013 | 9:07 am
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September 8, 2011 | 6:43 pm
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August 22, 2011 | 4:42 pm
Bad news for John Galliano, but good news for the Jews: Marc Jacobs, a Jewish boy from Jersey will replace Galliano as creative director of Christian Dior.
Galliano was ousted in March after he was caught on camera spewing anti-semitic hokum at a french restaurant Galliano Who...
June 22, 2011 | 4:31 pm
June 22, 2011 | 10:26 am
Fashion designer John Galliano went on trial in Paris for making anti-Semitic and racist remarks to patrons at a local cafe.
Galliano arrived at the courthouse Wednesday afternoon. He could face up to six months in prison and a fine of about $32,000 on charges of “public insults...
April 18, 2011 | 8:30 am
Fashion designer John Galliano was fired from his own designer label over accusations of anti-Semitism and racism.
Galliano, who was fired on March 1 as chief designer at Christian Dior, was dumped from the label that bears his name but is 91 percent owned by Dior, Women’s Wear...
March 9, 2011 | 12:51 pm
The sheer volume of anti-Semitic spoutings and sputters in the past couple of months poses a serious question for Jews: When should we laugh? When should we worry?
When should we fight back?
The problem is one of priorities. It is so tedious to drop everything we’re doing and...
March 8, 2011 | 11:55 am
Expressions of anti-Semitism by public figures generally follow a certain script in the media.
The politician/actor/public figure says something construed as offensive/hostile/insensitive to Jews. Abraham Foxman, the national director of the Anti-Defamation League, issues a...
March 6, 2011 | 2:26 pm
March 4, 2011 | 5:37 pm
Poor Natalie Portman—who has suffered more than her share of fools this past week—courtesy of Dior’s ex-chief designer John Galliano, and now former Arkansas governor and probable 2012 presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee.
First there were the alleged anti-Semitic remarks by...
March 4, 2011 | 1:28 pm
March 2, 2011 | 3:24 pm
Fashion designer John Galliano denied accusations of anti-Semitism and racism that cost him his job, but he also apologized for his behavior and “personal failure.”
“I must take responsibility for the circumstances in which I find myself,” Galliano said in a public statement issued...
March 1, 2011 | 1:08 pm
The Oscar-winning, Jerusalem-born Natalie Portman has slammed the anti-Semitic remarks Dior’s just-axed chief designer John “I Love Hitler” Galliano allegedly made after assaulting a couple in Paris last week, as caught on video. The Miss Dior Cherie spokesperson/model—who pointedly...
March 1, 2011 | 9:31 am
British fashion designer John Galliano was fired by the Christian Dior fashion house after harassing a couple using anti-Semitic and racist slurs.
Galliano’s firing as chief designer for Christian Dior was announced Tuesday, just days after he was suspended from Dior.
March 1, 2011 | 8:55 am