Woman Is The Nigger of The World: Why Did John Lennon Write This Song?

Adebayo Adeniran
4 min readNov 12, 2023

And other controversial songs by white artists.

John Lennon via Wikimedia commons

John Lennon was a committed fighter for racial equality.

At least by all accounts.

When a former enforcer for a slumlord in Notting Hill, London, became a major advocate for racial equality in the United Kingdom, the most iconic Beatle quickly…

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Adebayo Adeniran

A lifelong bibliophile, who seeks to unleash his energy on as many subjects as possible