J. LO and Shakira's Super Bowl 'Performance' and Our Culture's Mixed Messages

From the beginning, the sexual revolution has promised women that aggressively flaunting skin and sexuality was empowerment and that divorcing sex from marriage and procreation would be a means to freedom. In reality, it was men who got what they wanted: sexual pleasure without the burden of commitment or requirement of chivalry. For a brief moment a few years ago, it was almost as if that lie had been exposed. More and more women bravely came forward revealing how they’d been treated horrifically as “sexual objects” and such. But if Sunday’s performance is any indication, we have not learned our lesson.

Taylor Swift Rips Politician Campaigning on Biblical Marriage in New Documentary: 'I'm a Christian. That's Not What We Stand For'

In her new Netflix documentary Miss Americana, pop star Taylor Swift is seen passionately decided that she wants to speak out on political issues. In a conversation with several people on her team, including her parents, Swift is seen saying that she is distraught over Republican Tennessee candidate Marsha Blackburn's campaign labeling "anti-LGBT" rhetoric as "Tennessee Christian values."