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Amber Rose Used Channing Tatum In "Magic Mike" To Call Out Sexist Double-Standards

She used the film industry, and in particular Magic Mike to challenge gender inequality and sexism.

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Amber Rose has absolutely zero time for sexist bullshit.

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Or the time she shut Tyrese the fuck down after he said women sometimes "give off an energy" which entitles men to touch or grope them.

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She said: "If I am laying down with a man, butt naked and his condom is on and I say: "You know what, no, I don't wanna do this. I changed my mind," that means no. No means no. It doesn't matter how far I take it or how far I've gone, it means no."

Or when she spearheaded the Slut-Walk movement, which was created in response to this victim-blaming comment made by a Canadian Police officer: "Women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised."

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The walk aimed to "protest against sexual injustice, victim blaming, derogatory labeling and gender inequality.”

The fact Amber was once a stripper is something that has been used to shame her by both ex-boyfriend Kanye West and her ex-husband Wiz Khalifa.

Kanye once said he'd had to "take 30 showers" after splitting with her and getting together with Kim Kardashian, before criticising Wiz Khalifa for being "trapped by a stripper" in a Twitter feud earlier this year. Wiz once referred to her as "nothing but a stripper."

Well, now she's been her badass self yet again, discussing the subject of stripping to exemplify sexist double-standards. Speaking to Cosmopolitan, she questioned why she is shamed for her past as a stripper, whereas Channing Tatum in his role in Magic Mike is praised and venerated.

Amber said:

He even made a movie about being a stripper! And everyone bought it and they loved it, and they were like: "Oh my God, Magic Mike, we've gotta go and see it!" But if I did that, people would tell me I was disgusting.

She went on to say that she is still labelled as a "stripper," despite her numerous other achievements – and that the fault lies in the societal perception of women.

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Amber said:

I run 8 businesses. I'm the CEO of my own company, and still I'm called a stripper. It's so ridiculous. We've had the same life, Channing and I, and I'm dumbed down for it. It's not his fault – it's just society.

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