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Cultural appropriation evident from pop stars

Cultural appropriation evident from pop stars

Mei Lander, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Pop star Ariana Grande has been stirring controversy over accusations of her being culturally appropriative. Many have raised concerns that Grande is taking aspects of other cultures and gaining undeserved profit from them. The first issue that came to light was her skin and hair. She has slowly been ...

Cultural appropriation is dangerous, harmful

Clare Forrister, Opinion Editor

March 25, 2016

For Guilford students who do not understand cultural appropriation: look no further than your own dorm room. The average Guilford student has at least one object or habit that, whether they realize it or not, originates from a culture that doesn’t belong to them. From tapestries, prayer flags...