Joe Biden’s Embrace of Cardi B

Cardi B in WAP (via YouTube)
Whether or not Biden should condemn Cardi B, how can he justify embracing her?

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE O ne week after the release of her mega-hit rap song with Megan Thee Stallion, “WAP,” Joe Biden had an interview with Cardi B in which he referred to her in glowing terms. I wonder if Biden would have done so had he actually listened to the words in the song or seen the video. The song is the story of a woman who whores herself to make money; the video is a hypersexualized objectification of the female body.

The video begins with a voiceover chanting, “There’s some whores in the house.” We are told: “I don’t cook, I don’t clean, but

Robert CherryMr. Cherry is a professor emeritus at Brooklyn College and a member of 1776 Unites.

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