Kim Kardashian Is Using Alice Marie Johnson to Sell Her Shapewear Line
The ad compares the freedom Johnson feels out of prison to the way shapewear makes her feel.
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Kim Kardashian's Underwear Line Just Pissed Off All of Japan
Kardashian is being accused of cultural appropriation—again.
Ariana Grande's Wax Figure Is Her, Minus Pretending to Be Black
Ariana Grande is white, and Madame Tussauds London's waxwork is a good reminder.
The World's First Non-Korean K-Pop Group
We met up with the members of EXP Edition to find out why they’re trying to become the genre’s next breakout stars.
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How Mobile Apps Have Whitewashed Mindfulness Practices
On today's podcast episode, we talk about how the traditional Buddhist practice has been commodified.
'Isle of Dogs' Is a White Man's Fantasy of Japan
Wes Anderson's latest film is funny, charming, and just straight up cultural appropriation.
We Asked White People With Dreadlocks 'Why'
"I just think comments like 'dreads are for black people only' are the opposite of cultural progression."
How to Know If You Are a ‘Hipster Racist’
Take it from me, your black friend, I know the signs.
Hoop Earrings Are My Culture, Not Your Trend
Hoops are worn by minorities as symbols of resistance, and strength. Think twice before you put them on.
What I Learned As a White Dude With Dreadlocks
"I never would have realised how rough so many New Zealanders have it if I didn’t have dreads."
We Asked Witches How They Feel About People Using the Term ‘Witch Hunt’
"I get distressed because I think people don’t understand the history"
Why Cultural Appropriation Is Given a Pass in Porn
A film in which a man uses a didgeridoo as a sex toy has thrown up all sorts of questions around why porn isn't treated the same as other media.