Podcast
LSPIRG's "I Am Not A Costume" Campaign Pictures
Dan Kellar | Mohammad Akbar discusses LSPIRG's "I Am Not A Costume" campaign and the negative reactions to it, from vandalized posters to online harassment. We also discuss safe space and free expression.
Blog
Krystalline Kraus | Urban Outfiters: #WeAreAllNatives
Blog
Krystalline Kraus | Urban Outfitters has removed its $39.99 (on sale from US$52.00) Local Branch Smudge Kit.
Blog
Krystalline Kraus | In a horrible attempt at word-play, the twin-brother fashion designer duo dubbed their Fall/Winter 2015 collection, "Dsquaw."
Podcast
Charlene Sayo, Andrew Sayo, Eirene Cloma | Vancouver dancer Amber Eastman talks about cultural fusions and patriarchy, and answers the question: is bellydance feminist?
Blog
Krystalline Kraus | Here is a special warning about books written by authors who claim to be "shamans" -- which, by the way, is not even an Amerindian word.
Blog
Âpihtawikosisân | Feeling like trying on a headdress even though you're not Aboriginal? Âpihtawikosisân provides some helpful resources so you can learn why this is not a good idea.
Activist Toolkit
| A site dedicated to discussing and profiling instances of cultural appropriation and other stereotypical and problematic representations of Native peoples
Blog
Krystalline Kraus | For US$40.00 you can be a make-believe chief of your own made-up tribe.
News
Photo: flickr/Shaun Merritt
Dr. Lisa Tomlinson | Rob Ford speaking Jamaican may enhance his image as "down-to-earth" (not), but it should not discourage us from critically examining issues such as politicians friending socially marginalized groups.
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Kaitlin McNabb | Rival Schools partnered with Canadian Indigenous groups to create an inclusive and inspired digital reading experience for kids.
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Emily Yakashiro | Canadian fashion magazine Elle Canada recently caught our eye for publishing not one but TWO articles on fashion and cultural appropriation in their latest issue.