Tag Archives: celebrity

CeeLo Green and the cycle of celebrity rape apology

TweetSo. CeeLo. We’ve been here with famous men so many times that anything that can/will be said won’t be new. He (allegedly) drugged and raped a woman, and having not been charged with the rape but found guilty on charges stemming from the drugs, took to Twitter for a reprehensible series of tweets that cast [...]
Also tagged , , , | Comments closed

Quote of the Day: Joseph Gordon-Levitt on why he’s a feminist

TweetActor Joseph Gordon-Levitt is just confused why anyone would be against feminism. He tells The Daily Beast why he’s a feminist: Coming out against the label? Wow. I guess I’m not aware of that. What that means to me is that you don’t let your gender define who you are—you can be who you want to be, [...]
Also tagged , , | Comments closed

Correction: Sex tapes don’t “work” for working and middle class women

Tweet The release of a sex tape featuring Love and Hip Hop Atlanta cast members Mimi Faust and Nikko Smith earlier this week has had the internet (mainly Black Twitter) abuzz. Per usual, everyone has an opinion on what appears to be a cliché publicity stunt. One take from the blogosphere caught my eye though. In a post on [...]
Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

Sisterhood is still powerful: Reflections on “Life is But a Dream”

TweetI don’t think I need to clarify to anyone where I was this past Saturday at 9PM EST. Actually, at 8:50PM I was planted firmly in front of the television, counting down the minutes until Life is But a Dream debuted. I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect–you just never know with Beyonce–and to say [...]
Also tagged , , | Comments closed

Judge to Tila Tequila: You exploit your sexuality, so your ex can too

TweetI’ll start by admitting that I don’t love Tila Tequila. She lost me when on that first dating show she was the star of (A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila), she passed over Dani Campbell. Remember Dani? She was so damn hot. In case you need a reminder: Now I might not agree with [...]
Also tagged | Comments closed

Feministing In Your Inbox

Sign up for our Newsletter to stay in touch with Feministing
and receive regular updates and exclusive content.

177 queries. 0.363 seconds