This July Bombs and Dollars editor Sumantra Maitra and I were laughing on Twitter about a Salon article that claimed belly dancing is cultural appropriation. It won’t be long before food is considered cultural appropriation, we joked!
Other #SalonPitches for @Salon: Why white people can’t eat Chinese food. Why Chinese ppl can’t dance salsa. Why Eminem sucks at rap. – Mitchell Blatt
— Mr Майтра (@MrMaitra) July 28, 2015
— Brussel Sprout (@TheIxxer) July 28, 2015
— home/prinny/Friday13 (@Friday13) July 28, 2015
And now this from the Oberlin Review:
Today’s satires of Social Justice Warriors are tomorrow’s SJW student protests.