Yesterday I did the tourist thing by visiting the outdoor set of The Today Show at Rockefeller Plaza. Matt Lauer was the host, joined by attorney Star Jones, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski and Dr. Nancy Snyderman. Things got heated big time when the discussion turned to Miley Cyrus’ controversial MTV VMAs performance. Yes! Yes!
Here's a powerful reaction, posted on Groupthink.
Its opening paragraph by Ninjacate:
Solidarity is For Miley Cyrus: The Racial Implications of her VMA Performance
As a black woman, I feel like I owe a debt of gratitude to Mikki Kendall, of Solidarity Is For White Women fame for managing to so perfectly encapsulate years of subjugation of black women by white women. With those five words, she was able to instantly zero in on why Intersectional Feminism is so necessary if the feminist movement is to progress.