Transgender Law Center wants to

Pledge not to wear mean Halloween costumes!

Each year many people wear costumes that are culturally inappropriate. We pledge not to participate in that.

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Transgender Law Center
Transgender Law Center Campaign leader

Please think twice before dressing up as a cowboy or geisha for Halloween, one university is urging its students. The University of…Read More

College to Students: Don't Wear Racist Halloween Costumes

NBC Bay Area
College Asks Students Not to Wear Offensive Halloween Costumes Students are being asked to avoid wearing blackface, sombreros, and dressing up as "squaws" or cowboys Getty Images Students are being asked to avoid wearing sombreros, blackface, and dressing up as "squaws" or cowboys Please think twice before dressing up as a cowboy or…Read More

Don't be a stereotype.

Halloween costumes unmask cultural stereotypes | Al Jazeera America

Halloween costumes unmask cultural stereotypes Negative depictions of minorities aren’t limited to this season; 'racist ragers' a growing trend on campuses Topics: Race & Ethnicity Culture A movement led by students at Ohio University aims to shed light on costumes that offend.Leah Woodruff On college campuses and off, civil rights…Read More

Halloween these days seems to be a time of year when people don’t just cast off their normal attire–they appear to lose their minds. This…Read More

The Deluded Person’s Etiquette Guide To Avoiding Halloween Racism, Sexism, And General Tastelessness

Credit: IBNLive Halloween these days seems to be a time of year when people don’t just cast off their normal attire–they appear to lose their minds. This year, racism abounds: actress Julianne Hough has already apologized for donning blackface to dress up as Suzanne from Orange Is The New Black, and a Disco Africa masquerade party in Milan went…Read More
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