Olcay Gülşen calls fashion industry racist. Also the television world is, according to the entrepreneur “extremely-white, and no reflection of the society”.
“Also, there is thought to be: blond sells,” says the 37-year-old Gülşen, whose parents are of Kurdish-Armenian descent, in interview with the Volkskrant. “With Jandino (Asporaat, ed.) they have one excuusneger on the Saturday night. I myself am not dark and I speak English well.”
According to Gülşen, who fashion brand Products, rune, there is in recent years very little has changed in the world of fashion. “Now is a black model on the cover set: look how progressive we are, we celebrate all the scents and colours that exist in the world. It is unreal.”
Gülşen recently announced that they stopped is CEO of Products because her televisieprojecten too much time from her questions. She stands at the desk at night and was the last time to see Who is the Mole?