Image: DANIEL ROLAND/AFP/Getty Images. Call yourself an activist? Think you’re blazing a trail in ‘Protest Wear’ because you turned up outside Deutsche Bank this morning dressed in an eye-catching, photographer-baiting outfit comprising balaclava, blank mask and cut out shapes covering your boobies? I was wearing this six months ago. Don’t think that just because you’ve …

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Left, a design from Julien Fournié’s collection at the launch of Singapore Fashion Week. Right, a FEMEN press shot. Images: Chris McGrath/Getty Images AsiaPac, facebook.  FEMEN have been accused of many things, but being the inspiration behind a piece in a haute couture collection has, so far, not been one of them. Given designer Julien Fournié’s bio, we should …

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A still of a Tibetan protestor featured on a Students for a Free Tibet leaflet. Not shocking enough, apparently. Image via deccanchronicle.com. Once the dust of the Twin Towers had settled over Manhattan, the photos of the missing pinned to fences had curled at the corners and the thrill of watching planes repeatedly crashing into buildings had …

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