Mexican activist Julia Klug organises Catholic outfits in Mexico City.
Some fashionistas pride themselves on having an outfit for every occasion. Julia Klug, a Mexican activist and veteran protester, prides herself on having an outfit for every demonstration.
Whether dressed up as a priest, president or the pope, Klug has been a staple of Mexico City protests for more than two decades, bringing a splash of colour to her chosen causes with her collection of hundreds of disguises.
Klug, 65, does not shy from wearing her costumes to even the most serious of protests.
"I use my own body to create every kind of image you can imagine, in order to get people's attention," she told AFP.
Fake blood, plastic poo
Klug has no shortage of props to enhance her performances, from fake blood to plastic excrement to a giant magnifying glass she recently made to protest allegations the Mexican government spied on journalists and human-rights activists.
She says her roots as an activist go back to her own traumatic experience as a child in Guatemala, where she was born.
Her mother died giving birth to her, and her father gave her to another family to raise. As a child, she was raped by her neighbourhood priest -- only to be beaten by her adoptive family when she told them what had happened.
She moved to Mexico as a young woman, and attended her first protest in 1997: a demonstration against late Mexican priest Marcial Maciel, founder of the ultraconservative Legion of Christ congregation, who was accused of sexually abusing minors and was forced to resign in 2006.
Immediately, the grey-haired, green-eyed widow -- who, despite her fierce fighting spirit, speaks in a sweet, gentle lilt -- caught the protest bug.
She has attended hundreds of protests since.
A fashion data organisation aims to crack down on slavery and worker abuse by mapping every clothing and footwear factory in the world, with a free, open-source tool.
American fashion designer Michael Kors believes people lead a fast life and says it is his job to give them something that makes them feel relaxed without giving up quality and glamour.
Belgium is all business at the front, in the very serious EU capital Brussels, but it's all party at the back, in the little western town of Boussu.
In the picture that has gone viral on social media, a cat is seen looking at his reflection in a magnifying mirror with an expression that is absolutely priceless.
Several political leaders and even others, including doctors and researchers, have pinned hope that the virus would not be this deadly with the arrival of summer.
Did you know there was a special day of the year dedicated to devouring pancakes? Learn more about it, and celebrate the occasion by indulging in specially crafted stacks at these places.