Tag: cultural appropriation
Disney Signed Contract With Indigenous Leaders For Frozen 2/ | 4 Comments on Disney Signed Contract With Indigenous Leaders For Frozen 2
Disney doesn’t have the best track record for handling other cultures in movies! Pocahantas, Aladdin, Moana, Song of the South just to name a few. Given recent events, the leadership at Disney may finally be heading in the right direction. First, let’s get this out of the way…yes I’m a….Read more »
Teen Questions Family Artwork…And Guess What Happened?/ | 1 Comment on Teen Questions Family Artwork…And Guess What Happened?
Each week, it seems, there is a new story about someone appropriating Native culture. In this age of increased sensitivity, I’m still amazed how often this happens. I saw this story today, and was surprised at how it turned out! Sara Jacobsen and her family have enjoyed a piece of….Read more »
Op-ed on Cultural Appropriation by Gregg Deal/ | 3 Comments on Op-ed on Cultural Appropriation by Gregg Deal
Artist and activist Gregg Deal recently shared a post on Facebook where he pointed out a Czech Cycling company’s blatant cultural appropriation and misinformation on Native Americans. The post was so shocking that it rippled out into a viral share, prompting the company to remove it’s social media sites after….Read more »