Russian Billionaire's Girlfriend Incites Firestorm Over Racist Image Of Her Sitting On A "Black Woman" Chair
This is just disturbing!
The photo (above) depicts Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich's girlfriend Dasha Zhukova (she's also the editor-in-chief of Garage magazine) sitting on a "black woman" chair published in Miroslava Duma's online magazine, Buro 24/7.
It's important to note that the black woman is actually a dummy and not a real person, and that the chair is made by British pop artist Allen Jones, who also made versions of white women in similar positions (you can see his work HERE).
Unsurprisingly, the image has been met with criticism for its racist overtones (not to mention how sexist it is). It's hard to look at this photo and not interpret it as sending out a message of white dominance.
To add insult to injury,