Ariana Grande has been using her platform to promote feminism and denounce gender discrimination for several years, a trend she may have received from her mother.
Ariana and her mother, Joan Grande, have recently criticized British television presenter Piers Morgan on Twitter for their criticism of the girl band Little Mix for using nudity to promote their latest song, "Strip," as well as Ellen DeGeneres. for celebrating handsome men in their show, as BBC News is reporting.
"I look forward to the day when you realize that there are other ways to make yourself relevant than to criticize young, beautiful and successful women for everything they do. "I think it will be something beautiful for you and your career or what's left of it," Ariana wrote Wednesday.
The pop star's tweet responds to the recent dispute between Morgan and Little Mix after the controversial presenter mocked the band's "feminist statement" and accused them of using sexuality to sell records on a morning television segment. Good Morning Britain. .
Little Mix used an image to promote their new song that shows the members of the band naked with offensive words and insults written all over their body, according to BBC News.
– Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) November 20, 2018
In the middle of time and again, Joan Grande made her grand entrance, joining forces with her daughter to criticize Morgan after she called Ellen DeGeneres a "hypocrite" for celebrating International Men's Day by showing images of handsome men in your program, according to BBC News. report.
Joan Grande asked Morgan if her mother had not taught her the expression, "if you do not have anything good to say, do not say it," adding that her comments about DeGeneres, whom she called "angel," were "shameful. "
Typically, Morgan responded to Joan Grande's tweet, saying that her mother taught her about freedom of expression.
"Hi Joan, my mother taught me to say what I think and never be afraid to express honestly a sustained opinion.
Ellen is a hypocrite, and as for Little Mix, I would prefer that they use their talent to sell records instead of their nudity.
As your own daughter does …! "He wrote in the cheep.
Honestly what happens to you @piersmorgan ? Did your mother never teach you? If you do not have anything good to say, do not say it! You came for @TheEllenShow yesterday that was shameful, she is an angel. @Small mix Today, have you ever heard of paying homage? And … well, it does not matter https://t.co/5WBOlL8t6O
– Joan Grande (@joangrande) November 21, 2018
Ariana disagreed with Morgan's response to her mother, saying that she uses her sexuality on a daily basis because her sexuality is his to do whatever he pleases.
"I use my talent and my sexuality all the time because I choose, women can be sexual and talented, naked and dignified, it's our choice," Grande wrote.
Ellen is an amazing and kind human being. I use my talent And my sexuality all the time because I want it that way. Women can be sexual and talented. Naked and worthy. It is our choice. ???? And we will continue fighting until people understand. I say this with due respect, but thanks, next. https://t.co/wSknRSlJN8
– Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) November 21, 2018