I agree with your analysis that corporate media does not work, but I think the blame also lies with the American public who choose to consume it.
One must realize that CNN, FoxNews, the New York Times, the Washington Posts, etc. are all businesses and they have a fiduciary duty to maximize value for shareholders — i.e., make…
To appropriate means “to take or make use of with out authority or right.” I tend to think it is my right as a human to take elements of other cultures that I believe may be of benefit to me and use them for my own purposes.
Many people practice yoga with little understanding of its roots, and that’s OK.