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Old 03 October 2018, 05:13 AM
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Originally Posted by Jusenkyo no Pikachu View Post
Here’s the problem with that: your ridiculous example is complete nonsense.

Frat boy wearing an Indian war bonnet: Cultural appropriation, because it takes something held as sacred and reduces it to a dime-a-dozen accessory. That is a legitimate concern.

Woman bleaching/dying hair: a thing that is done all over the world. It has as much cultural relevance as owning a cat.
I don't believe in the whole idea of cultural appropriation. As an idea, it may have been a real problem, but nowadays, it only seems to apply to one particular culture.
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