"Years of shame, unlearning, and regaining confidence is why it’s wildly inappropriate to see people get henna tattooed at theme parks and music festivals. My culture is not your aesthetic.”
The 30-year-old actor is getting backlash after showing off his new dreadlocks on social media. But not everyone’s displeased.
Though the woman is married to a man of Maori descent, many say her traditional chin tattoo is an example of cultural appropriation.
A growing number of teens are embracing their heritage and choosing to proudly wear traditional gowns to prom.
Nikita Dragun wore a pink wig with twists that some on Instagram say too closely resemble locs, which sparked a debate about whether or not that constitutes cultural appropriation.
While the lyrics of Netta Barzilai's original song, which referenced themes such as bullying, the #MeToo movement, and female empowerment, were positively reviewed on social media, other aspects of her performance were not.
On the T-shirt, Angela Davis is rocking her signature Afro and red turtleneck, and the words “Right on!” appear in a thought bubble.
The pop star doesn’t misjudge many things, but she has recently come under fire for using the iconic Queen Nefertiti as her style muse in a new fashion campaign.
People are accusing Gucci of appropriating from several cultures after it featured models wearing bindis, hijabs, niqabs, and turbans on the runway.
Colleges across the country are issuing dress codes for Halloween to stop cultural appropriation, which runs rampant during the Halloween season.
YouTubers Jason Sampson and Veronica Rose are accused of being racist for their "Cultural Appropriating" tweet.