NOT WHAT I GREW UP ON: THE WAY DRESSING STYLES HAVE SHIFTED

“I wish I understood.” what a strange dressing style I look at the styles from fashion and the first thing I think is I know I could have designed this … Continue reading NOT WHAT I GREW UP ON: THE WAY DRESSING STYLES HAVE SHIFTED

MINE OR THE WORLD’S: WHY WE COVET CULTURE

“It’s mine, all mine.” protective cultures What would people think if me, a Black male were to wear a traditional Japanese outfit, or attire myself in traditional Indian clothing. I … Continue reading MINE OR THE WORLD’S: WHY WE COVET CULTURE

CULTURE CRITICS: PEOPLE FROM THE OUTSIDE

  “Not my cup of tea.” those who have no interest A lot of people have no interest in pushing culture forward, and they could care less what happens to … Continue reading CULTURE CRITICS: PEOPLE FROM THE OUTSIDE

THE GREATEST GIFT TO THE WORLD: WHAT HAS YOUR CULTURE DONE FOR THE PLANET

“I give to you, myself.” i here by grant you access You have this amazing culture that you come from, and want to share it with the world. Now, the … Continue reading THE GREATEST GIFT TO THE WORLD: WHAT HAS YOUR CULTURE DONE FOR THE PLANET

SHARE THE WEALTH: SHOULD WE SHARE EACH OTHERS CULTURE

“Appropriation or credit?” we the people As a citizen living in the United States, you always hear the term “cultural appropriation.” And I understand the ramifications connected to the appropriation … Continue reading SHARE THE WEALTH: SHOULD WE SHARE EACH OTHERS CULTURE

IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

“A name, a religion, an identity.” ┬áso so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on … Continue reading IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

APPROPRIATORS: WHEN CULTURAL APPROPRIATION FEELS UNCOMFORTABLE

“When it goes bad.” cultural appropriation What is cultural appropriation? Well, cultural apprpriation is when someone of another culture adopts the look of someone elses’ and writes it off as … Continue reading APPROPRIATORS: WHEN CULTURAL APPROPRIATION FEELS UNCOMFORTABLE

CULTURAL LIMITATIONS: IS IT LIMITING TO ONLY BE INTO YOUR CULTURE

“Why find out about others when you have so much?” what is it? Culture is the shared belief, attitude, feeling that a group possesses which makes that group who they … Continue reading CULTURAL LIMITATIONS: IS IT LIMITING TO ONLY BE INTO YOUR CULTURE