Emma Watson Through the Years

Emma Watson is kind of confused about why her recent Vanity Fair photo shoot makes her a "bad" feminist.

"Feminism is about giving women choice," the actress told BBC News during an interview about her "Beauty and the Beast" role. "It's about equality. It's not ... I really don't know what my tits have to do with it. It's very confusing."

"Feminism is not a stick with which to beat other women with. It's about freedom, it's about liberation," she added.

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As TooFab reported on Thursday, Watson was under fire for posing with exposed underboob for the magazine's cover spread and was called a bad feminist for showing off her body instead of keeping it covered up.

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In actress' "Vanity Fair" cover story, she discussed the "metamorphosis" she underwent that ranged from playing "Harry Potter's" Hermione Granger to becoming a U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador, touting feminism the entire way.

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Watch her response to the anti-feminist sentiments in the video in which she says left her "quietly stunned."

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