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Street Style Surveys: Does The Fashion Industry Have A Diversity Problem?

24 New York Fashion Week showgoers sound off on the issue of race. Their answers may or may not be more diverse than the industry itself, depending on your perspective, of course.

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13. While others were (perhaps understandably) a little unsure.

At Fashion Week, a show can walk with an all-white cast of models, followed by a much more balanced (or, really, a much less unbalanced lineup in the same venue an hour or so later). Such is the whim of the industry's top casting directors.

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Text reads: "I don't think diversity is a problem as it depends on what the designer is trying to portray...The focus is more on representing their image and style rather than being specific to something like race!"