Why DON’T You Love Me?

I love me some Bey. Beyond that, it seems like there is some flawed myth of the Superwoman here that might be interesting to theorize.

Also reminds me of a recent post by jalylah over at the Crunk Feminist Collective on a recent Boondocks episode:

“And Ebony’s superhuman contours, eventually begrudgingly appreciated, reinforce the stratospheric bar that has to be met for black women to break even. It takes so much more for us to be in the black, in life and in imagination, than it does for our other sisters…”

Read the rest.

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