14 Feminist Quotes From Nicki Minaj On Everything From Speaking Your Mind To Her $500 Million Goal
Nicki Minaj is feeling herself — and she's not afraid to say it! It takes a lot of work to establish yourself as a main player in one of the most male-dominated entertainment fields, but if anyone could do it, it's Nicki Minaj. It takes guts, though. And willpower. And it definitely takes feminist motivation, whether conscious or not. While Nicki Minaj has shied away from actually labeling herself as feminist, it cannot be denied that many things she says are, in fact, feminist.
Think of all the times the "Anaconda" performer was unapologetic about her image and sexuality. Think of all the times the Queens native effortlessly shut down sexism from both the entertainment industry and critics alike. And think of the Trinidadian emcee's fearless mission to be true to herself, no matter what kind of critiques are shot her way. So here's a round-up of some of her Minajesty's best feminist quotes.