Pay Close Attention To The Women Still Defending R. Kelly

Some of the biggest misogynists I know are Black women. And if childhood experiences hadn’t already solidified this statement for me, the way countless Black women rushed to defend Robert Kelly against decades of documented abuse of Black girls sure did.

Many viewers of “Surviving R Kelly” hoped the in-depth investigative report would sway those who’d long argued Kelly’s innocence. I thought maybe seeing multiple accusers give multiple accounts of decades of assault and torture would be the wake up many of us needed. Instead, like…

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