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Rights group urges fashion week boycott of hotels linked to Brunei
Rights group urges fashion week boycott of hotels linked to Brunei

In advance of upcoming runway shows in London, Milan and Paris, the Human Rights Campaign -- the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization -- has issued an open letter to members of the fashion industry urging the boycott of a hotel company linked to the sultan of Brunei in response to changing penal codes in the sultanate. Addressed to “fashion industry leaders,” today’s public letter reads, in part: “This Sunday marks the beginning of a series of menswear and haute couture fashion weeks in cities across Europe. As you gather in London, Milan and Paris over the next two months, you have a number of...

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