Kerby Jean-Raymond of Pyer Moss has called out Imran Amed, founder and editor in chief of the influential publication The Business of Fashion, for cultural appropriation and other grievances after a series of encounters culminating at a gala as Paris Fashion Week came to a close.

The black designer’s list of grievances was long. It stretched back to last year with a solo talk on diversity and inclusion Amed had invited him to that turned into a panel discussion with other black designers and influencers at the last minute.

Jean-Raymond wrote on social media and on Medium that he had long given up such group discussions, in part because “they make us speak all together in the commonality of our blackness and force us to disagree on stages in public.”

FILE – This Sept. 8, 2019 file photo shows designer Kerby Jean-Raymond at the Pyer Moss collection presentation during Fashion Week in New York. Jean-Raymond has called out Imran Amed, founder and editor in chief of the influential publication The Business of Fashion, for cultural appropriation, gaslighting and racism after a series of encounters culminating at a gala as Paris Fashion Week came to a close. (AP Photo / Kevin Hagen, File)

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