Model Leilani Dowding posted this photo on Facebook with the caption 'I just got massacred by a #cowboy Note Fur is FAKE!!! #HalloweenCostume #happyhalloween #americanindian #halloweenMakeUp #halloween'
ICTMN Staff
11/5/14
Leilani Dowding, a British model who appeared on the 2011 VH-1 reality series Tough Love Miami, has worn what may be the most offensive Native American Halloween costume we've seen...
American University Queers Allies Costume
ICTMN Staff
10/31/14
American University Queers and Allies put together this funny video about how to create a costume that doesn’t disrespect any culture...
ICTMN Staff
11/6/13
In the past couple of weeks, ICTMN has published a number of stories about the harmful effects of American Indian Halloween costumes , and we're also tracking the controversy over ...
ICTMN Staff
10/31/13
To educate students and staff, the University of Colorado Boulder is again partnering with Ohio University’s Students Teaching About Racism (S.T.A.R.) to show people what not to we...
Vincent Schilling
10/30/13
With the costume industry producing countless Native-themed costumes for humans, it’s not surprising that our furry friends weren’t far behind...
ICTMN Staff
10/25/13
We grownups can tend to be falsely polite -- speaking or writing persuasively when what we really want to do is give orders...
ICTMN Staff
6/5/13
For those pondering the meaning to Indian country of Johnny Depp's portrayal of Tonto in The Lone Ranger , an item of interest has shown up in the Disney Store: the Tonto Costume f...
ICTMN Staff
11/1/12
Another Halloween, another rash of racially insensitive costumes...
ICTMN Staff
10/31/12
Last year, a group at Ohio University called Students Teaching About Racism in Society (STARS) attracted attention with a series of posters depicting real-life minorities holding p...
ICTMN Staff
10/31/12
Once again this Halloween, many people across the country will partake in the misappropriation of indigenous cultures by wearing headdress or war bonnets and dressing up in sexuali...