• Americas,  Politik

    Scott Sumner asks about cultural appropriation

    In a recent blog post, Scott Sumner asks about recent trends in American society concerning Cultural appropriation: Scott Sumner’s blog: TheMoneyIllusion I also weighed in on this discussion: In my opinion, Cultural appropriation is combative term., that includes too many different aspects too describe any specific situation. Learning a foreign language or become invested in a foreign culture implies the view that those “goods” are neither rivalrous nor excludable. However, sometimes the history of a group of people founds a specific and current political claim. Then taking part in it undermines the political strive of that group. Take for example the situation of descendants of African people in the US:…