May 26, 2020
Celebrating the people around us and their unique cultures can be exciting and incredibly enriching! But where is that fine line between cultural appropriation and cultural appreciation? When we take elements of someone else's culture without permission or compensation we can unintentionally cause a great deal of harm. In this episode we discuss four steps you can take to ensure that you are appreciating culture instead of appropriating it.
Article about Native American Boarding Schools: Death By Civilization
So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
Me and White Supremacy by Layla Saad
Pencil Test: Black Hair-Bridging a ‘Code of Conduct’
Texas Teen Banned by High School From Attending Graduation After Refusing to Cut Dreadlocks
Song Credit: “Away” by Geographer and “Beach Disco” by Dougie Wood