Social responsibility speaks to what we owe to the community at large on the individual and corporate level. It is often used in the context of what ethical expectations a community ought to have both of its citizens and its businesses and other institutions in order to maintain a balance between the economy, the environment, and individuals’ well-being.
There is a fine line between appropriation and appreciation. there are many ways to truly honor and appreciate each of the 566 unique, federally recognized tribes in the US, and that includes adorning your kid’s toes in some comfy mocs (but not their head in a headdress).
Until recently, I'd never really acknowledged my experiences of racism as an Asian-American woman growing up and living in the United States. On the back of the shocking recent escalation of violence and online hate against the AAPI community, everything has changed for me.