A case of Britney leading to actual empowerment

Holy crap, you guys. Latoya (of Racialicious) just made me care about Britney Spears a little bit. I didn’t care about her when she was huge and I was in her target demo; I didn’t care about her marriages or kids or breakdowns; I kind of care now. Latoya makes a great case for why Britney appeals to so many young girls, and also for why, in order to help an individual, even one certain to be harmed by our discriminatory socio-political system, it’s sometimes better to stop fighting the system for a moment. Go read.

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