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Hold thy judgment: intent matters in cultural Halloween costumes

Rachel Belson, Contributing Writer

October 29, 2015

In America today, many people find certain Halloween costumes to be culturally offensive.  While some costumes are ridiculed for being too sexualized or revealing, the most ardent opposition concerns those costumes that reflect...

Cultural appropriation is detrimental to cultural icons

Marley Parish, Contributing Writer

October 29, 2015

Halloween gives people the freedom to dress up as anything they want, but costumed celebrants do not realize that with this freedom comes the responsibility of avoiding offending others. It seems as if in every small American...

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