Zendaya may only be 19 years old, but she already has an amazing head on her shoulders.
“When I talk to people about [standing up for myself], it’s not new,” she said. “It’s not something I just started doing. I Just did it in public, and more people saw it than usual.”
She then had this to say following Rancic’s apology:
Zendaya says she gets her strength from her parents.
“With her being my daughter, I want her to feel like she’s empowered by having an opinion on life,” her mother, Claire Stoermer, said. “I don’t want her or any of my children to feel like they have to be a part of the status quo and go along with the tide.”
We see you, Zendaya!
SOURCE: ESSENCE | PHOTO CREDIT: ESSENCE Magazine, Instagram