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Biracial student doubts assumptions about race

Biracial student doubts assumptions about race

Nick Brown, Contributing Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Opinions

Last week I committed “cultural appropriation.” This is the act of adopting elements from another group’s culture. CA, for short, is possibly the third worst term to be accused of  in the liberal anti-racist vernacular, after being called “racist” or “prejudiced.” Anti-racist warriors argue that...

Why sombreros hurt: how cultural appropriation harms all students

Jaime Serrato Marks, Contributing Writer
March 28, 2016
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Many students, including myself, work so hard to break stereotypes because their pervasiveness diminishes our individuality. The resurgence of stereotypes reminds those they target of their own limitations in the eyes of others.

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