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Rap Superstar Nicki Minaj: Barbie as Feminist?

Is the bewigged rapper forging a new feminist paradigm?

Nicki Minaj has found a way to push forth a strong feminist agenda, while dressing like a doll that many say encourages women to think that the skinny, plastic, large breast look is what we should all strive for to get male attention.

Renee Lucas is a New York-based fashion, sex, music, and art editor who spends most of her time traveling in search of cultural enlightenment. She is the associate editor of SEXIS, the executive editor of CITY, and when not on an airplane spends time drinking wine with her fiance, studying royal history, and discovering new music.