Kategorie: American Indian Headdress

18. November 2015 Aus

Electric Forest Bans Headdresses After Last Year’s Confederate Flag Incident

Von Scott Freedom

You may recall earlier this summer when an attendee of Electric Forest decided to bring his Confederate flag to the festival. Shortly after entering the festival, the festival attendee received a punch in the face from another festival-goer. This cultural insensitivity has thus spurred on concerns for clothing allowed in festivals moving forward. Electric Forest’s new guidelines state: *A note on headdresses & threatening messages: at Electric Forest, all should feel safe, comfortable, and welcome. In this spirit, HQ requests that those who would bring American Indian Headdresses to the festival leave them at home. Out of respect for this