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Rapper: Taylor Swift's new video is 'inherently offensive'

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Rapper Earl Sweatshirt hasn't watched Berks County native Taylor Swift's new video, but he thinks it's pretty offensive.

In Swift's new video for the song "Shake It Off" she takes on a number of different personas, including a cheerleader, a ballet dancer, and a rapper.  Sweatshirt took offense to the part of the video where Swift is shown surrounded by young black dancers seemingly twerking over her.

Sweatshirt said through his Twitter account that Swift is, "perpetuating black stereotypes to the same demographic of white girls who hide their prejudice by proclaiming their love of the culture.”

What do you think?  Are you offended by Swift's new video?

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