M·A·C will give a portion of the proceeds from the M·A·C Rodarte collection to help those in need in Juarez.

MAC, Rodarte Say Sorry for Juarez-Inspired Makeup

This statement offends me in a pretty irrational way. I’ve been following the Ciudad Juarez femicides for years now. They started somewhere in the early ‘90’s (there is no way to establish a precise time line because the investigation has been so messed up) and ever since, hundreds of women have been killed. Now, MAC will donate a portion of the proceeds to help those in need. A fucking portion! How generous of them!

Objectifying the dead for corporate profits, now that’s a glamorous concept. Next season’s palettes: Srebrenica Meadows and Darfur landscapes. Genocide has never been so chic, guys!

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