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What’s the Difference Between Cultural Exchange and Cultural Appropriation?

What’s the Difference Between Cultural Exchange and Cultural Appropriation? Courtesy of Elephant Journal

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from Twitter

blige #NoDAPL on

It doesn't matter if you "understand the cultural significance" if it isn't your culture don't appropriate it. Mutual exchange happens on an equal playing field. Fight me.

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OUR CULTURE IS NOT YOUR COSTUME/FASHION/STYLE/TREND!!!!! #stopwhitepeople2016

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from Jezebel

The Problem With Baby Hairs, 'Urban' and the Fashion Industry

~Black women (or any culture for that matter) should not have to fight off other races/ cultures for something that they rightfully created. (summary)

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except islamic girls dont wear bindis but yes to all

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Guerilla Feminism | Cultural appropriation resource centre

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from BuzzFeed

This "Hunger Games" Actress Just Gave The Realest Explanation Of Cultural Appropriation

“The line between cultural appropriation and cultural exchange is always going to be blurred,” Stenberg said aptly.

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A concise and succinct chart on cultural appropriation. #race #sociology #culture

A concise and succinct chart on cultural appropriation. #race #sociology #culture

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5 Trends That Are Actually Just Cultural Appropriation

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"My culture is not your trend." [A person from the Lakota Tribe stands in this portrait] [follow this link to find a short video and analysis that draws on footage of Miley Cyrus twerking to explain what Bell Hooks [bell hooks] means by "Eating the Other": http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2014/02/eating-the-other-racial-representation-and-miley-cyrus.html] Artist: Leaf Sanchez (Tamaya, Jicarilla Apache)

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