Wednesday February 06, 2013

“Don’t discount Kitty because you haven’t been a teenage girl. Don’t discount her because she giggles, because she raps about social media or rashes or bed-wetting — these are real experiences, and to someone, though perhaps not you, they matter immensely. Don’t try to silence a voice that is the only real, tiny growth in an otherwise barren field of sexualized tropes and calorie-free figures. Certainly don’t discount her by saying she can’t rap. She definitely can.”

Caitlin White, “Teenage Girls, Rap Music and Why Kitty Pryde is the Savior


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