Mako Fitts Ward
Mako Fitts Ward is a feminist educator, writer, activist and mother who teaches in the School of Social Transformation at Arizona State University. She is a founding member of Real Colored Girls and is the co-founder of the Women Who Rock Collective. Dr. Ward has been a contributing blogger for Ms. Magazine and has published popular and scholarly essays on body ethics and aesthetics among women of color, media and gender images, women in hip-hop, gentrification and cultural displacement, and Black women’s social movement organizing in the early 20th century.

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The Problem With Beyhive "Bottom Bitch" Feminism

(1) Comments | Posted December 17, 2013 | 8:32 AM

In Pimp Theory, a "bottom bitch" is the one in the whores' hierarchy who rides hardest for her man. She's the rock of every hustler economy and her primary occupation is keeping other ho's in check and gettin' that money. She isn't trying to elevate the status of her sister...

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