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Taylor Swift’s New Song Has Me Rethinking Think Pieces

Taylor Swift’s new pro-LGBTQ single has once again riled up her detractors on the Internet with criticisms of money-grabbing, self-serving, and poor ally-ship. But here’s an alternative take.

Promotional Image for “You Need to Calm Down” (copyright: Taylor Swift/Republic Records)

“You Need to Calm Down”

Last Friday, Taylor Swift dropped her new song “You Need to Calm Down,” the second single from her forthcoming album Lover (her…



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