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David Guetta Offends More Than Our Ears This Time

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown July 18th, 2015 Last Updated on: September 21st, 2018

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Just when I thought I couldn't loathe David Guetta any more than I currently do…

In case you're unfamiliar with this guy, let me fill you in. Guetta is a French DJ and producer who has worked with pop stars like Lady Gaga, Rhianna and has produced various pop songs which somehow rise to the top of the dance charts. This music is not my cup of tea, but the kids these days like it. Shrug. Anyway, Guetta has a series of parties at Pacha nightclub in Ibiza, Spain called “F*** Me I'm Famous”. Classy right? Well if the music didn't offend you, check out how he recently promoted his club night. Cultural Appropriation!



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So once again we have scantily-clad girls in cheap knock-off headdresses. Oh and let's not forget that all Native Americans are the same and mix together dreamcatchers, Pacific Northwest imagery, “buckskin” bikinis and turquoise jewelry.

And it's not just Natives he offended, many animal activists are pissed at him too. The night of the party they brought a horse to the club.

I'm over here seriously shaking my head at all of this. Many people have voiced their outrage on YouTube and Facebook pages. Feel free to chime in and let's hope they learn their lesson this time. We're not okay with appropriation!

DAVID GUETTA OFFENDS MORE THAN OUR EARS THIS TIME.

Sound-off at https://www.facebook.com/fmifOfficial


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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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Clarissa Bates

This is disrespectful to all women!
Definitely to all my Indigenous sisters.

Bb

All people wear bathing suits! What’s the big deal. Lighten up

dan pearson

Sorry offence is taken not given. I understand that you don’t see the beauty and celebration of our combined cultures. I understand not liking the music. But being upset about people being dressed up. I think we need to stop look and stop being so sensitive regarding everything. Are they making a mockery? No they are trying to look sexy. Alluring. I think it works for them.

Katrina J. Harris

It’s so sad that people want to disrespect our Native American brothers & sisters! It’s very degrading and makes my head hurt!!

Cherie Harlow

UGH!!! ! Can it get any worse. I’m so sorry that people think that it’s ok. To do this disrespect to Our Native American Indian brothers and sisters. ;( It’s hurts to see this… No one cares enough to show respect. ;(

Tom Crosby

Offended? Get over yourself already.

Cecile

i left a comment (in french and english) on his FB link you gave! Thank you for this good article

Laughing my 4ss of still

am I the only one who thinks they look like the chick from avatar? I wonder if they have bad african accents too

umit

Racism is suck expect nigerian corrupts….

umit

* except

Patti

I am totally offended by these pictures and the cheap images they bring out.
The slut looking images should be removed.
I feel most Native american women would be outraged by the way these pictures
make women of the Native culture look.
It is degrading to them;[

jake

u rite. it not headdress that offensive. it slutty bathing suit. all bathing suit shuld burn and ppl who wear shuld die. u r logic.

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