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Kelis Rejects the Feminist Label

Kelis has become known for her female empowerment anthems such as “Bossy” and “Trick Me,” but that doesn’t mean she wants to be considered a feminist.

“I’ve always shied away from the word ‘feminism’ … I think it’s [an unnecessary word],” she told Spin. “I don’t have to stamp it on my forehead or pass out T-shirts to prove that I’m happy to be a woman or that I feel like I deserve equal rights.”

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