I've had a lot of respect for Madonna over all these years of her career (34!), as she's been a consistent innovator.
But her recent speech is really a fine example of how smart and hard working she is, in the face of sexism and discrimination from people in the industry and people in society.
Why do her complaints matter (besides the fact that they represent real suffering)? Because she -- and others facing discrimination -- could have accomplished so much more if they did not face the additional challenge of discrimination.
Watch it, share it.
And then watch this to get an idea of her creative genius: