Yes, that Video is an Example of Cultural Appropriation -Sincerely, An Indian Beyoncé and Coldplay Fan

  Funny because this is the same face I made while watching the video, "Ugh" indeed! I can't believe I'm writing about this again. I am actually kind of mad at myself right now because I shouldn't care that people can be this blasé about their own lack of knowledge on this or any other topic. But…

Costume Conundrum: Is it Appreciation or Appropriation?

In the weeks leading up to Halloween, the topic of offensive costumes has flooded our social media feeds, and for a good reason. On a recent trip to a very popular Halloween costume store, I was disappointed but not surprised to see a plethora of offensive costumes lining the shelves. They ranged from stupid to…