The Urban Legend

White female rappers match male misogyny

Olivia Morfit, Staff Writer

November 6, 2013

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Cultural appropriation or cultural appreciation – what’s the difference?

Olive Lopez, Staff Writer

October 30, 2013

Rapper Lil Debbie says that she’s “just a white girl in this world” and that she is just as entitled to rap as anyone else is. But others see her music, attitude, and lifestyle as offensive and an example of cultural appropriation — a white girl sampling and stealing from black culture. Which...

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