From Keith Hopkin at Mashable:
On this episode of ‘StarTalk on Mashable,’ Neil deGrasse Tyson’s nephew, Steve Tyson drops some hip-hop knowledge and talks about cultural appropriation.
Check out the full StarTalk podcast featuring interview clips from rapper/producer Logic here. More.
Reality check: Tyson is best known as a science presenter and does well to rehearse his arguments defending science from accusations of cultural appropriation.
Cultural appropriation is essential for sciences. All worthwhile cultures get appropriated and appear elsewhere in various forms. It’s called civilization. But some people don’t like civilization. Culture war is the most they can benefit from.
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