And why do so many supposed-non-racists regularly get caught saying racist shit?
Yes, it was a feminist blogopshere prior to the existence of Twitter, and therefore before Black Twitter, and before Social Justice Twitter. [Michelle] Goldberg's problem is not with the Women of Color challenging Lean In/Respectability Politics feminism,...But alas! Women of Color are the scapegoats, and mean ones at that!
So there's your answer for Taylor Swift:
Why we gotta be so mean?
Because we're black!