"It's not something I consciously decided I was going to be;perhaps it's because I grew up in a singing group with other women, and that was so helpful to me." [DailyMail]
I'd also like to add that Beyonce didn't go to college. I'm not sure she finished out traditional high school. Why are we expecting nuanced political ideals from her? Even if she possesses a natural intellect, she's never taken sociology-101 and she's spent the past 15 years surrounded by male music moguls. Where was she ever going to be exposed to feminist rhetoric?