The crux of the Beyoncé debate: What is feminism?
By Feminist Current on December 16, 2013
I’m writing this post, not necessarily to change your mind about whatever positions you hold about feminism, but to act in solidarity with other feminists — especially feminists of colour — who find it problematic that so many feminist sites are hailing Beyoncé as a feminist queen. Several articles and blog posts have been published with the intention of silencing the “haters” who do not like Beyoncé. I suppose that being an actual feminist and understanding how feminism has become a commercialized product means that you’re a “hater?” A post over at Crunk Feminist Collective states: I wish feminism could take some clues here. . . .