cultural appropriation

What does the Confederate flag really mean?

The symbols that one sports may gleam with glitz and glory, but behind every image lies a meaning; a designated history, forever transforming its original definition to the world. The Multicultural Programs and Services presented students at BBC with this discussion on the meaning behind the Confederate flag and how this symbol impacted students here at FIU.

Cultural appropriation: What you need to know

Cultural appreciation occurs when the person makes an effort to learn about and respect a certain culture, as opposed to simply taking bits and pieces of the culture that appeal to them. Unfortunately, many people are appropriating cultures when they should be appreciating them.