Halloween is right around the corner and chances are you’re still deciding what to pick up for a costume. There are literally thousands of options on what to dress up as, so have fun with it. But you want to make sure those around you aren’t offended by your costume, we recommend doing some thoughtful planning in advance.
October 31 is about having fun and being creative and imaginative. No one wants to be a Debbie Downer, but we do want to be Informed Inez and Empowered Elena. Your costume should not offend anyone. Your fun shouldn’t be at the expense of anyone else. Don’t use Halloween as an excuse to be ignorant and racist. The following 10 “costumes” should not be an option—on Halloween—or ever.