Back on the scene with a new novel, Sister Souljah talks to The Root about the purpose behind her work, hip-hop and what she thinks of the "street lit" label.
Joan Morgan coined the phrase back in 1999, but what does hip-hop feminism look like today? Is it Queen Latifah? Nicki Minaj? Or the 10-year-old girl calling out Lil Wayne?
The singer, songwriter and spoken-word artist talks to The Root about her famous great-grandfather and how getting the Grammy nod is all part of a master plan.
The noted Spelman College scholar and author talks to The Root about what Oprah should be doing, Michelle Obama and why the president is a feminist.