I like big butts and I cannot lie. Specifically, my newfound affinity for the rubenesque posterior stems from the fact that this summer, women in entertainment — namely Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj — have been taking ownership of their aforementioned butts. This article explores how women in the music industry have been empowering themselves and others through the ownership of their sexual identities.
School’s language relies too heavily on the future and subjunctive tenses in establishing nebulous and ambitious goals. While using predictive and possibility-oriented language in discussing our futures, schools advocate a very limited means (namely college) for realizing this possibility.