Tag: #culturevulture

FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR: CULTURE!

“It’s all we’re talking about.” 2020 Since the shutdown of the economy concerning the Coronavirus,  a lot has happened and we are not even done with the year yet. And the rest of 2020 will consist of us covering culture in society. And this… Continue Reading “FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR: CULTURE!”

CLOTHING COLLECTABLES: THE LIFE OF AN APPAREL JUNKIE

“Why we want them.” racking up Ever since I was a child, I would see people collecting clothing. For the most part, people collected shoes. These types of people were known as,” Sneakerheads.” They would run out and buy the latest addition of shoes… Continue Reading “CLOTHING COLLECTABLES: THE LIFE OF AN APPAREL JUNKIE”

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 outfit. Because o me I always thought fashion was this luxury and classy style… 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 wonder how many would get upset by the decision for me to do so.… 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 the culture. But when these same individuals really do want a say in what… 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 word culture takes on a wide range of meanings. But when we think of… 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 of ones culture. And the reality of it all is this, should we share… Continue Reading “SHARE THE WEALTH: SHOULD WE SHARE EACH OTHERS CULTURE”

MONTHS FOR CULTURE: MAY AND JUNE

  “Be apart of the experience.” whether shared or not No matter if we come from a similar culture, the same culture, no similar what so ever, we all come from a culture. And that one word is very broad depending on what you… Continue Reading “MONTHS FOR CULTURE: MAY AND JUNE”

IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

“A name, a religion, an identity.”  so so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on a ethnic level mean to you? Because I can speak for my myself coming… 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 their own. Now, do they do this on purpose, or is this a blunder… Continue Reading “APPROPRIATORS: WHEN CULTURAL APPROPRIATION FEELS UNCOMFORTABLE”