The crux of the Beyoncé debate: What is feminism?

BlogHer Network
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. . . .

Read more from The crux of the Beyoncé debate: What is feminism? at Feminist Current

Menu