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Ashley Judd Explains “Hip-Hop Is Rape Culture” Diatribe

Submitted by on April 25, 2011 – 9:44 amOne Comment

Actress Ashley Judd appeared on the Tavis Smiley show recently to shed more light on surprising comments made in her recently released memoir All That Is Bitter & Sweet regarding hip-hop being about “rape culture” with “insanely abusive lyrics.”

Calling rap music the “contemporary soundtrack to misogyny,” Judd offers up a somewhat weak and roundabout explanation of her words to Smiley, mentioning her recent dialogue with Questlove as some sort of saving grace. In the words of Jay-Z, you need more people. Check it out:


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