Some mistakenly identified Jameel as a member of Saudi’s ruling royal and suddenly, Jameel became responsible for the Saudi Government’s multiple human rights abuses; for the nation’s grotesque wealth inequality; for the House of Saud’s continued subjugation of women.Rihanna – whose unapologetically sexual, don’t-give-a-f*** attitude has won her many feminist fans – was suddenly debasing herself by dating a woman-hating member of a corrupt Arab ruling elite.“You gotta love how an Arab man won't marry an Arab girl who’s been with even 1 man before.
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“I like to tell women about abusive men or men who support abuse. He is linked to the house of Saudi and family rule over the abuse of women daily.
So yeah I object to him and his fellow men.” Jameel is not a member of the Saudi royal family.
But to label Jameel an abusive man without any evidence to do so conflates an individual – one Saudi man – with structures of power that continue to suppress and abuse women.
Jameel isn’t the system; he’s just a person, who happens to be male.
“Rihanna you can do better than a man whose family would have an empowered woman like you disowned, locked away or stoned.
Dump the loser,” wrote one prominent feminist activist.
As social media users gushed their approval, media outlets rushed to identify her handsome new love interest.