Feminista Jones Breaks Down The Wiz, All-Black Casts & The Black Arts Movement

When it comes to art, I subscribe to the ideals of singer, Nina Simone:

It seems Feminista Jones is on a similar page. This is not to chastise or dismiss trap music, mushy romance novels, reality television and whatever else folks think dishonors black respectability. However, it is to say that black art has a historical allegiance to the radical liberation of black people. And Ms. Jones broke it down with the sweetest science after catching this critique of  The Wiz on Twitter:

The vindictive gal in me wanted Feminista to rip shorty a new one, but you know, Black Twitter did it classy over trashy and such. Instead, Feminista took a moment to ease on down the high road and educate her followers about the significance of all-black…

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Author: pdeedixon

Woman. Mother. Lawyer. Black. RaceWoman. Womanist. Feminist. LBGTQQPIA ally. divorced

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