Category: Decolonising spirituality

‘Gypsy’ is not a kooky tarot reader’s costume

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I see a lot of people ‘dressing up as Gypsies’ for events Or labelling themselves ‘Gypsies’ because they read tarot or practice divination, or aspiring to ‘Gypsy lifestyles’ because it’s all a bit romantic and mysterious and hip. To be clear: ‘Dressing up as a Gypsy’ is cultural appropriation.  It’s not my place to explain Romany/Gypsy …

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