Posts Tagged: power

Twitter (Julie Pascoet): Silence is not only a political statement but privilege that contributes to inequality

Read original tweet here. Julie Pascoe is senior advocacy officer at the European Network Against Racism (ENAR), Europe’s largest anti-racism NGO. 

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Cultural appropriation of Saami in Northern Europe: “Make as much noise as you can”

The most recent case of cultural appropriation in Finland was seen in October when a Finnish Broadcasting Company (YLE) host put on a Native American feathered hairpiece. To add insult to injury, the YLE TV host aired on the same programme a clip of a Finnish 1960 “comedy” with blackfaced actors.

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