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The fashion industry's reckoning with race

The fashion industry’s reckoning with race

Sophia Ho , Contributing Writer November 1, 2020
The influence of black culture in fashion has been historically erased or reimagined and marketed for white counterparts: beauty is measured through the lens of western dress, and Black models are typically tokens of diversity on the runway.
What grinds my gears 3/4/20 (Public bathrooms, VeggieTales and talking hair color)

What grinds my gears 3/4/20 (Public bathrooms, VeggieTales and talking hair color)

“What Grinds My Gears…” is a new series here at The Seahawk in which our writers talk about things that bother us but are not quite big enough deals to warrant a full opinion article. These are not...

The balance between Halloween and cultural appropriation 

Fairley Lloyd, Contributing Writer October 31, 2018

As Halloween rolls around the corner, it is probably a good time to talk about costumes and cultural appropriation.   Cultural appropriation is often defined as taking someone’s culture or part...

Is Bruno Mars a culture vulture?

Veronica Wernicke, Assistant Opinion Editor March 15, 2018

Editor’s Note: Veronica Wernicke is a freshman at UNCW majoring in Communication Studies and is the Assistant Opinion Editor for The Seahawk. The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of...

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