Beyonce receives backlash for cultural appropriation


Coldplay just dropped their new music video for “Hymn for the Weekend”, which features Beyoncé. The colourful video was shot in India, and features fire breathers and a band dancing Holi in the streets. The video is receiving widespread praise online, but also a lot of backlash for its portrayal of Indians. Beyonce is also a target of outrage, with viewers accusing her of mis-appropriation of indian regalia and culture.
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