ICYMI: The Hottest Stories Of The Week
This week was filled with controversy. bell hooks called Beyonce a “terrorist”, Willow Smith was caught lying in bed with a shirtless 20-year-old and Apollo Nida spoke about entering the prison system, again. Other troublesome matters revolved around celebrity relationships, racism and parenting. For the full scope, jump into the news articles below!
The New School in New York City hosted a panel discussion with legendary Black feminist bell hooks, author and activist Janet Mock, filmmaker Shola Lynch and author Marci Blackman. As per normal, when black women congregate, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter becomes the center of their conversation. As their discussion unfolded and developed, the Beygency was almost called to escort and erase the identity of bell hooks, as the author and professor made controversial statements about the “Flawless” singer in regards to her effect on young girls and visual media.
We’re certainly sorry to hear this. Losing a parent is hard for anyone, but particularly so when you didn’t have the best relationship. We send our condolences out to Mimi.Unfortunately, there is some major drama going on with her and Stevie J. She posted this picture of a text message she received from someone she has listed as “Sperm Donor,” presumably Stevie J. The texts are quite disturbing.