The Defence Of Taylor Swift

The public response to Taylor Swift’s most recent video, ‘Shake It Off’ (the first single off her new album), has garnered the kind of response that has become sadly typical in today’s social media setting where internet trolls looking to generate traffic for their websites and get followers for their Twitter accounts rely on shocking, […]

The Defence Of Miley Cyrus

After her recent performance at the 2013 MTV Music Video Awards (MVAs), Miley Cyrus has been the target of a lot of attacks, some suggesting that Cyrus has openly objectified women and joined the ‘boys club’, some suggesting that her presentation borders on racism, and others simply assuming that she is a tactless, tasteless ignoramus.  […]