Tory Burch pulls ad after being accused of cultural appropriation

In the ad, three white models dance and sing along to a rap song.

Migos 'Culture' Review: A track-by-track breakdown of the potentially legacy-affirming LP

Read and listen along and don't let the culture leave you behind.
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Teen dresses as a thief for Culture Day "bc white people steal everyone else's culture"

Josh Welch chose to make a bold commentary on the ever-present cultural appropriation conversation.
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Zendaya Gets Real About the Problem With Cultural Appropriation

"Well, first of all, braids are not new."

"White Privilege II" Lyrics: Macklemore's New Song Stirs Controversy

Macklemore raps about the trials of a white rapper on the outside looking in.

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Fall's Best, Cheapest Accessory Takes Inspiration From 'Office Space'

This fall, it's all about the flair.
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M.I.A.'s Stunning New Audiovisual Project Is Not Cultural Appropriation

It's a true collaboration and celebration.

Here Are the Cultural Appropriating Outfits It's Time to Retire For Good

Bye bye, "hipster headdresses."

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Watch This "Hunger Games" Star Give a Master Class on Cultural Appropriation

Why America should appreciate black culture, and black people.
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Archaeologists Have Unearthed a 6,000-Year-Old Mega-Temple Built by a Matriarchal Society

This may be one of the oldest "mega-structures" in known human history.
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Japanese Fast Food Company Release Prim Liberation Wrappers, Everyone Freaks Out

Yeah, they're weird to Westerners. But the media has missed the most crucial part of the story.

PolicyMic's Arts & Entertainment Section is Reinventing Cultural News On the Social Web

Welcome to the brand new version of PolicyMic, and the relaunched and revamped Arts & Entertainment section.

Meet Amirah Mercer: Fashionista, Sociologist, & Pundit Of the Week

As part of a weekly column, one awesome member of the PolicyMic community shares their story.

PolicyMic's Culture Round-Up: Introducing Our Exciting Arts Fellows Program

The Culture section's must-reads of the week. Plus, information on our brand spankin' new arts fellows program.

PolicyMic is Seeking 5 Arts Fellows

PolicyMic is looking for five writing fellows, passionate about the arts, to participate in an exciting one-month program.

Weekly Culture Round Up: Please Welcome Our New Deputy Culture Editor!

It might be boiling outside but it's mighty cool here at PolicyMic (not literally, our air conditioner is broken). Check out the top reads of the week from PolicyMic's culture section.

Why All NYC Women Should Attend the Women Center Stage Festival This Month

The festival offers a space to showcase stuff written, directed, and produced by women (don’t worry boys, you are allowed to watch), and NYC ladies don't want to miss it.

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Meet Stephen Roper: Netflix Addict, Basketball Lover, and Pundit Of the Week

Stephen is a culture enthusiast and our awesome pundit of the week. As part of a weekly column, we spotlight one member of the PolicyMic community to share their story.

PolicyMic Launches the Summer Culture Skillshare

PolicyMic's Summer Culture Skillshare will help writers interested in arts and entertainment build a portfolio for their work and engage in a culture-oriented community.

Welcome to PolicyMic's New Culture Weekly Round-Up

The inaugural Culture section weekly round-up. All the best Culture content from the past week.

PolicyMic Culture Writers Happy Hour!

Are you a PolicyMic culture writer? Or an aspiring PolicyMic culture writer? Stop by our happy hour to meet other writers, mingle, and talk all things cultural.

Dedication to Sandra Bullock is Actually Quite Touching

The People's Choice Awards will be coming at you at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9. Follow along LIVE for up-to-the-minute analysis and results.

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14-Year-Girl Raped and Videotaped By 7 Men in Romania

This incident is just one more horrific result of the pervasive global rape culture.

PolicyMic Is Looking For Culture and Arts Writers

Are you a pop-culture lover or arts and entertainment expert? PolicyMic wants to hear what you have to say!
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6 Reasons You Should Study Abroad in College

During the spring of my junior year, I studied abroad in Tunisia, and what followed was the most enriching and intellectually stimulating semester of my life. Here's why you should do the same.
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Why I Chose to Work in Thailand (And Why Millennials Should Work Abroad Too!)

For millennials, working abroad is a must-do and an invaluable way to gain modern professional skills.