A firestorm had burst in US medias and in social networks few weeks ago, following Rachel Dolezal’s confessions, as head of the NAACP (National Association for Advancement of colored people). Far from having African roots as required for her status, she revealed that she had only German origins. Consequently, she had been accused of appropriating the history and the past of the Black People by a lot of internauts.
Was It a simple usurping case or Is it a societal issue deeply settled in American minds? Is Black Culture a Black Monopoly ?
« Surf is for the people » _ Here is the headline claimed by the indie artist Donnie Trumpet (ex Nico Segal, member of Kids These Days) and picked up by several artists, last Thursday. This day was indeed marked by the release of Surf, Donnie Trumpet and the Social Experiment’s “collective project”.