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Avril Lavigne video reaps controversy over pop Asian images

New York Daily News - 23 Apr 2014
Avril Lavigne's new music video "Hello Kitty" has some hissing racism. "Not sure if this Avril Lavigne video is terrible, racist or terribly racist," podcast host @desusnice tweeted Tuesday. The upbeat and colorful video shows Lavigne, 29, wearing a ...
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Think constructively about cultural appropriation

The Trinitonian - 07 Feb 2018
Last week, we had some truly flaming opinion write-ins regarding cultural appropriation — when a dominant cultural group takes the cultural expressions of a minority group and uses it to look exotic. It was a particularly triggering piece of artwork ...
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Avril Lavigne's 'Hello Kitty' and the stereotypes of Japanese women

The Independent (blog) - 28 Apr 2014
Remember when Gwen Stefani went through that disconcerting phase where she had four Japanese backing dancers she pretended she dreamt up follow her around everywhere? I can't help but wonder, did Canadian singer and perpetual teenager Avril Lavigne ...
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REVIEW: 'Neo Yokio' features stars, lacks ambition

Daily Free Press (blog) - 26 Sep 2017
Jaden Smith stars in the Netflix original series “Neo Yokio.” PHOTO COURTESY DANIEL CERNERO/ US ARMY. The influence of one culture on another can be a strange thing indeed. While Japanese influence on U.S. culture has given us “Avatar: The Last ...
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Corey Taylor Tells Chad Kroeger to Shut Up

Paste Magazine - 21 Jun 2017
For some reason, Nickelback's lead singer Chad Kroeger decided to diss Slipknot's Corey Taylor's side project, Stone Sour, and, unsurprisingly, Taylor took some shots back in his recent interview with a radio station. Kroeger called the band ...
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Avril Lavigne Is The Most 'Dangerous' Celeb To Search For Online

MTV UK - 20 Sep 2017
If you're an avid Avril Lavigne fan then you might want to up your internet security as new research has revealed that searching the noughties singer is most likely to land you in trouble. Yep, while you might think more people would be searching the ...
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Miley Cyrus Channels Elvis in “Younger Now” Music Video

slantmagazine - 18 Aug 2017
The first single from Miley Cyrus's new album, “Malibu,” sparked a flurry of think pieces that both doubled down on the criticism that the singer has received over the years for her cultural appropriation of hip-hop signifiers while also rebuking her ...
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What Exactly Is Going On With Kirin J. Callinan?

SPIN - 08 Nov 2017
If he did, it might list his two solo albums, his old band Mercy Arms, his stint as Mark Ronson's guitar player, his budding acting career, and his latest project, a soft-rocking new wave band called the Night Game. Its frontman is former Boys Like ...

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