Strong Independent Black Woman
We have already discussed a little about the strong independent black woman in past [ Black Sassy Women ] . In case you have no idea who is a strong independent black woman, read this article! It will help you understand who is that woman and what this stereotype is about.
Who is the strong independent black woman
Strong independent is a black woman who is the sassy woman as well. She is the woman who need no men. She is the First Lady. People call her headstrong and black sassy aggressive woman on the media.
Women who are moody, aggressive, sexy are often known as Black Sassy Women. These women believe they are above men and they do not take their shit. They do not give a damn about what the world thinks of them. Our pop culture believes these women are headstrong, overly educated and they do not want to marry any man but in reality these women get married, have kids and go beyond all the ways for their children.
Our society’s thinking that women are not equal to men did not affect the mentality and lifestyle of these strong women. It did not stop them from working hard, earn money and raise their kids. Nothing can come in their way.
These women ignore many stereotypes related to sexism and racism everyday. It takes courage to do that and they do it happily because they are empowered and they know who they really are. Hundreds of memes have been made, several videos have been posted on YouTube channels but still it did not bother a bit of them.
These women are setting examples for the phrase ”Black and proud”. They are not ashamed of anything because they know they are not ordinary. Many people call them insecure, they think they are black that’s why they do such things so they are not left behind. The world thinks they are in a constant competition with white women and they do it to tell the world they exist.
Maxine Waters and Bill O’Reilly
Maxine Waters, the U.S Representative said : ”I am a strong balck woman, and I cannot be intimidated. I can not be undermined. I can not thought to be afraid of Bill O’Reilly or anybody.
She further said: ”And I would like to say to women out there and everywhere, don’t allow these right wing, horrible people to intimidate you or scare you. Be who you are, do what you do, and let us go on with discussing the real issues of this country.
Bill O’Reilly tried to insult her by commenting on her appearance. He later apologized Maxine for what he said. But Maxine is a strong independent woman and she does not give any damn to what he said. She clearly said that: ”No, I am not responding to him”.
Hence, strong independent black women are not only the career women. They are the superwomen and they prove everyday that they are amazing as traditional women as well as career women.
Article Credits: Faryal Ali