Monthly Archives: February 2016

You Mix That Negro with That Creole Make Beyoncé’s Truth

Fewer times in my life have I been so obsessed with a celebrity, and to be sure, it's not that I am obsessed with Beyoncé, but rather the attacks on her since she released "Formation." Why? I fully expect comments like this one from Fox News's Lou Dobbs: "Beyoncé's nostalgic glorification of Malcolm X and Black…
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Beyoncé’s “Formation” Is Apparently Too Abstract for Many

Full disclosure: I am the first to admit that I am not so good with abstract things. But this time I got it. Unsurprisingly, people have taken to social media and their blogs to either praise or slam Beyoncé for her video “Formation.” Although most of what I have read has been positive, I have also…
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