David Yarrow Eyes Nyamuoch Girwath in 'Call of the Wild' for Harper's Bazaar US October 2019

David Yarrow Eyes Nyamuoch Girwath in 'Call of the Wild' for Harper's Bazaar US October 2019

South Sudanese refugee, Omaha, Nebraska-raised model Nyamuoch Girwath is styled by Patrick Mackie in Chanel, Dior, Gucci, McQueen, Prada, Yves St Laurent and more Photographer David Yarrow captures Nyamuoch on location in Botswana for US Harper’s Bazaar October 2019./ Hair & makeup by Orli Meiri

Yarrow has an upcoming book focused on the perilous position of the Kalahari bushmen in a modern world. He is also an ambassador for the Kevin Richardson Foundation, a new organization devoted to saving the world’s lion population which has declined from 450,000 to an estimated 15,000-20,000 in the wild. In the last 20 years, that population has decreased by 43%.

AOC will write a separate post on the Bushmen, who are the indigenous peoples of southern Africa. Largely hunter-gatherers, their territory spans several nations including Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa with small numbers in Angola and Zimbabwe. The Bushmen, also known as the San or Saan peoples, have called the region home for tens of thousands of years.Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa with small numbers in Angola and Zimbabwe.

As we prepare our own story about the Bushmen, you can learn more about them on Survival International.

Yulia Gorbachenko Captures Nisaa Pouncey in 'Gold Standard' for Harper's Bazaar US September 2019

Yulia Gorbachenko Captures Nisaa Pouncey in 'Gold Standard' for Harper's Bazaar US September 2019

Model Nisaa Pouncey is styled by Amanda Alagem in ‘Gold Standard’, lensed by Yulia Gorbachenko for Harper’s Bazaar September 2019./ Hair by Peter Gray; makeup by Kabuki

Curious about gold in cosmetics (and researching the eco-integrity of using gold leaf in GlamTribal jewelry beads) I checked out Harper’s Bazaar Beauty online. Nada. But Net-a-Porter has a 2019 article: Are Gold Face Masks Worth the Hype? If you search for gold cosmetics, many other products will come up. AOC is not a Net-a-Porter affiliate.

Giedre Dukauskaite Wears Modern Brights Lensed by Sebastian Kim for Harper’s Bazaar US

Giedre Dukauskaite Wears Modern Brights Lensed by Sebastian Kim for Harper’s Bazaar US

Model Giedre Dukauskaite is a hot tamale fashionista in ‘Brights Right Now’, styled by Miguel Enamorado. Photographer Sebastian Kim is behind the lens for Harper’s Bazaar US September 2019. / Hair by Peter Gray; makeup by Walter Obal

Angelina Jolie Covers Harper's Bazaar US September 2019 and the Subject Is Witches

Angelina Jolie Covers Harper's Bazaar US September 2019 and the Subject Is Witches

Wonder woman Angelina Jolie follows in the steps of Beyonce’s essay in the September 2019 issue of Vogue, choosing to set her own narrative. Given the generally low quality of women’s magazines’ interview questions — I agree they have made progress — the haters should stop clutching their pearls around journalistic integrity and come up to Angelina’s level.