BLACK VOICES
09/24/2013 05:17 pm ET

Miley Cyrus's Antics Are Being Encouraged By Black People

AP

Miley Cyrus is topless on her first-ever cover of Rolling Stone, and inside, she admits that she's bothered by her MTV performance being labeled racist — and she has some words for people who believe her "ratchet" ways are nothing more than cultural appropriation.

Writer Josh Eells spent a few days with Miley — he went with her as she got the words "ROLLING $TONE" tattoed on her feet; they ate sushi together; they went skydiving — and over the course of the interview, he touched on the brouhaha Miley stirred up by surrounding herself with twerking black women:

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