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What’s the Difference Between Cultural Exchange and Cultural Appropriation?

Originally posted on Unsettling America:
(Related: “Cultural Appreciation or Cultural Appropriation?” and “Wanting To Be Indian“) Jarune Uwujaren explains that there needs to be some element of mutual understanding, equality, and respect for it to be a true exchange. From The Good Men…

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Positionality and Privilege in Spirituality: I am a Healer

Originally posted on colouredraysofgrey:
Written by HeJin Kim Which is a very loaded statement; not in the least because the word “healer”, in English has all sorts of new age connotations, but mostly because of my own positionality. More accurate…

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