- American designer Marc Jacobs was accused of cultural appropriation after sending white models with dreadlocks down the runway
- Jacobs believes the social media backlash constituted attack on his freedom of speech and artistic expression
- He has issued an apology for "the lack of sensitivity unintentionally expressed by my brevity"
(CNN)"One thing I've learned," says Marc Jacobs with a note of exasperation in his voice, "is that there is no winning on the internet. You can't argue with people online. It is absolutely pointless."