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The Power of Beyoncé and Michelle Obama’s Friendship

The Power of Beyoncé and Michelle Obama’s Friendship

Brittney Cooper is a black feminist theorist who teaches at Rutgers University and writes a weekly column for Salon.com
The mutual girl crush that Michelle Obama and Beyoncé share is a serendipitous study in twenty-first-century Black girlhood, womanhood and ladyhood. In 2009, Beyoncé performed Etta James’s classic song “At Last” at one of the inauguration balls for President Obama.

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