Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Madonna Calls Out the Critics of Her Met Gala Dress

This year's Metropolitan Opera Gala, held Monday night in New York, was prime for outrageous gown with a theme of "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology".


All kinds of strange clothing hit the red carpet but the critics called out Madonna's breast and buttocks baring black outfit that had strips of black cloth, a mid-line bodice and black lace. 


On Wednesday afternoon, the singer took to Facebook to express her anger about the comments that were directed her way:
We have fought and continue to fight for civil rights and gay rights around the world. When it comes to Women's rights we are still in the dark ages. My dress at the Met Ball was a political statement as well as a fashion statement. The fact that people actually believe a woman is not allowed to express her sexuality and be adventurous past a certain age is proof that we still live in an age-ist and sexist society. I have never thought in a limited way and I'm not going to start. We cannot effect change unless we are willing to take risks By being fearless and By taking the road leas traveled by. Thats how we change history. If you have a problem with the way I dress it is simply a reflection of your prejudice. I'm not afraid to pave the way for all the girls behind me‼️ As Nina Simone once said, the definition of freedom is being fearless. I remain Unapologetic and a Rebel ❤️ in this life and all the others. Join my fight for Gender. Equality! -Madonna

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