Mikki Kendall

Mikki Kendall is a writer, cultural critic, and occasional feminist. Co-founder of HoodFeminism.com, she espouses her own brand of feminism rooted in her life experiences. She can be found on Twitter as @Karnythia.

For Black Women, Everything Is a Feminist Issue

There have been many articles decrying Michelle Obama's "un-feminist" choices. What these criticisms fail to acknowledge is that for women who are not single and childless/childfree, feminist choices often include a focus on their families and communities. This is particularly true of Black feminists.