Emma Watson appears in the March issue of Vanity Fair magazine, posing what some consider ‘topless’ underneath a chic cape.

The staunch feminist’s stunning cover caused some backlash on social media, with some calling her a hypocrite.

It was shot by photographer Tim Walker. Emma highlights that feminism is about choice.

Emma Watson Vanity Fair Photoshoot Fights Back: Feminism Definition, Topless

Speaking to BBC she says,

“I really don’t know what my tits have to do with it. It’s very confusing. It just always reveals to me how many misconceptions and what a misunderstanding there is of what feminism is. Feminism is about giving women choice. Feminism is not a stick with which to beat other women with. It’s about freedom, it’s about liberation, it’s about equality.”

Emma has long been fighting for women’s rights. As the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador she said, “Feminism by definition is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.

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