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Controversy over white DJ wearing traditional wear

2017-02-09 14:12
Kasi Mlungu
Kasi Mlungu (Photo: Twitter)

Cape Town - A white woman, who calls herself Kasi Mlungu, caused storm of controversy on social media recently when she posted a picture in which many people said she was appropriating black culture. 

The woman, who also calls herself a house DJ, wears traditional clothing in the picture and makes what looks like Mqombothi.

Here's that picture:

And in another she talks race relations:

*Mlungu means white person.

Some people felt as though what this woman did, is cultural appropriation and that her actions were problematic in a lot of other ways.

Here are those tweets:

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