Why Cultural Appropriation Actually Pisses Me Off (256/365)

This isn't going to be a post where I educate you on cultural appropriation and what it is because I've written about it before, and in all honesty if you don't know what it is, you're living under a great rock. This is going to be a post about why it pisses me off because … Continue reading Why Cultural Appropriation Actually Pisses Me Off (256/365)

So A White Woman Is Claiming She Invented Silk Bonnets.. (205/365)

If I had a pound for every time a white person claimed to invent something that BME people have been using for decades/centuries I would be a multi-millionaire. So it's happening again, but this time it's with silk satin bonnets, which we use to keep out hair freeze free and to reduce breakage. They've been … Continue reading So A White Woman Is Claiming She Invented Silk Bonnets.. (205/365)

Stop Stealing Our Culture Please (105/365)

I feel like in 2019 we've now reached the point where we can finally (successfully) out people for cultural appropriation without getting a long rant from someone who clearly doesn't understand what the concept is. I want to start this post with this one note - cultural appreciation is different to appropriating, appreciation means respect … Continue reading Stop Stealing Our Culture Please (105/365)