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I’ve seen some posts making this guilt trip of how the people who like to dress up as a sugar skull or the Catrina for Halloween or whatever is racist and cultural appropriation.
Nah, it’s completely fine, as long as you are not totally ignorant about it or disrespectful, we Mexicans also celebrate Halloween, we break the piñata (which origin is Chinese) And celebrate thanksgiving.
So it’s kinda hypocrite to say it’s cultural appropriation (which is not either way) cultures are beautiful and should/could be shared, there are indeed some aspects that can be racist and or appropriating, however dressing up as a sugar skull on Halloween is not in any way offensive.
It’s not like the sugar skull represents us, represents the deceased, and actually it’s just a joyful way to represent them. And the Catrina is just a social critic which became an icon later on for the day of the dead and Mexico.
Be open minded, don’t even hate, and share this rich culture we have with the rest of humanity, chill.
BLESS! Yes, please please feel invited to dress up and celebrate this Halloween or Day of the Dead! There’s much more behind this wonderful holiday and I’ll make some posts here for you guys who are interested, but this is perfect as an introduction <3
i wanna point out that this person is mexican, from mexico, and there are sooooo many white people or western people speaking for the culture right now it’s ridiculous
like they provide links and sources to everything and all people are doing are…literallly…speaking…over…them………..a mexican…from mexico….
Did I already reblog this? Who cares. I’m reblogging this.
this dog is part husky part lab
the split is straight down the middle, quite literally
LOOK AT THIS!!! It looks like two different dogs! She literally got looks from both sides of her parents! JUST IMAGINE HOW HAPPY THEY MUST BE!!!!!