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...rials, this video is teaching that drinking and wealth are considered cool and that the group in the video were the in crowd. You want to be more like them. They also state through the lyrics and video that objectifying as well as degrading women is okay. Race was also a large factor because the only race represented is the black population and the language they used towards those of color was not only degrading but would be racist if it is said by anyone who is not black or is used outside of rapping context. Gender played the largest role in the media due to M.A’s sexuality, gender, and sexist approaches. M.A being an open lesbian that identifies on the male side rather than the female side may help empower young women to be more open with their sexuality and identification. Overall this song was a perfect one to analyze due to the rich and highly explicit content.
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