That word can be very extreme, but I guess I am a modern-day feminist. I do believe in equality. Why do you have to choose what type of woman you are? Why do you have to label yourself anything? I’m just a woman and I love being a woman.
She also spoke about equality.
Beyonce's feminism shouldn't be surprising. Earlier this year in an interview for GQ, she called men's power to define what was sexy or feminine "ridiculous." And if you had the chance to see her documentary Life Is But a Dream on HBO, her commitment to women shouldn't be questioned. She's also been extremely outspoken in support of gay marriage.
I do believe in equality and that we have a way to go, and it's something that's pushed aside and something that we have been conditioned to accept.
Beyonce Vogue Interview: 'I'm A Modern-Day Feminist' (The Huffington Post)
Beyonce Calls Herself "A Modern-Day Feminist" (For Harriet)
Beyonce calls herself 'modern-day feminist' in British Vogue (The L.A. Times)