The debut of Disney’s newest princess is getting off to a rocky start thanks to a Halloween costume mishap.
This week company representatives said they will no longer sell a controversial costume which some Pacific Islanders compared to blackface, reports the Associated Press. 403 more words
This video, written and produced by Liza Bering, Carlie Gustafson, and Serena Kripalani during the First-Year Experience (FYE) section of FG110 Introduction to Feminist & Gender Studies at Colorado College during Block 1 2016, explores the relationship between hypersexualization and women’s Halloween costumes.
Disney apologized on Wednesday and said it would be pulling a boy’s costume for a Polynesian character in the movie Moana, after backlash from Pacific Islanders who compared it to blackface. 276 more words