I have been quite disappointed in Beyoncé’s demise into needing to be half naked, and writhe around in video’s in a highly sexual manner, which has become a common theme of hers now.
Now, I like Beyoncé, I like some of her music. I don’t think she is a bad person, in any way. But, since getting married, she has for some reason, changed and not all for the better, at all.
But is this really the ‘message’ we want to send our youth, teenagers etc?
Do we want girls to believe you have to act like that and be half naked, to be attractive and be like our favourite role model?
Do we want boys to believe this is what girls should be doing and to sexualise them, from such a young age.
Quite frankly, this seriously disappoints me, that someone like Michelle Obama could consider this type of behaviour, to be role model material.
It all feeds in to women being treated as sexual objects and men can treat them as such.
It all feeds in to rape culture and abuse of women being acceptable, condonable, justifiable. Continue reading