Here’s the viral video that got people everywhere paying attention to what 16-year-old Amandla Stenberg says about cultural appropriation. Stenberg, best known for her role as Rue in The Hunger Games, breaks it down in a way everyone can understand as she points out how some of today’s most popular stars are causing harm.
She’s got us wondering: “What would America be like if we loved black people as much as we love black culture?”
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Dear Fellow White People: Loving Hip Hop Doesn’t Make You (or Me) Anti-Racist
- What’s Wrong with Cultural Appropriation? These 9 Answers Reveal Its Harm
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