"I'm using it as a power stance," she said of the nudity and strategically placed pasties.
"It's funny to see people try to look me in the eye." Cyrus adds that she's devoted to efforts, like her #Insta Pride campaign, that make those in the LGBT community more comfortable with who they are.
I must say that while it has been a bit of a challenge for me, it has also been a wonderful learning experience.
I realize that in this day of Obama and change that there is still a tremendous amount of poverty, suffering and pain in the black community, and for that I am deeply sorry.
Miley Cyrus is currently engaged to Liam Hemsworth.
She has been in 18 celebrity relationships averaging approximately 1.0 year each. Given Name: Destiny Hope Cyrus, Miley Ray Cyrus Nickname: Smiley, Miles, Miley Bird Age: 24 (11/23/1992)Occupation: Music - Singer Most Famous For: Bangerz, album "I have been spending special time with Russell for about 4 months and in that time I have learned some subtle things about some in the black community that have surprised me.
Cyrus, 21, first started seeing the producer, 25, soon after splitting from her fiance Liam Hemsworth in September 2013.
Another insider tells Us the duo have become "pretty serious." The "23" hitmaker has even won over Cyrus' mom, Tish Cyrus.
Stella referred to Miley and her dogs as her "babies." The statuesque model also attended Miley's performance at the Adult Swim Upfront Party in New York City last month, and judging by this Instagram pic, helped Cheyne nurse Miley back to health following her wisdom tooth surgery in March.Nor am I any of the other mean things I have been called lately.I dont need anything from anybody, I come from a good family and Im a young independent successful model making my way in NYC.Miley Cyrus and her Happy Hippie Foundation launched the #Insta Pride campaign on Monday to celebrate transgender and gender expansive people. That's fairly slim pickings." NEWS: Miley Cyrus Reveals She Had Romantic Feelings for Women at 14 Years Old Cyrus' former relationships include an engagement to Liam Hemsworth and a short-lived fling with Patrick Schwarzenegger.She also opened up about her own sexuality and the experiences she's shared when dating both men and women. However, any future male suitors will have to get their act together before asking her out.Despite not always being in the same city, the couple make sure to "talk and text all day, every day," the Cyrus source says.PHOTOS: Miley and Liam's past romance A witness tells Us the twosome were "all over each other" at a BET Awards bash on June 28.NEWS: Miley Cyrus -- 'I Am Ready to Love Anyone' "That made me feel like I had to be a femme-bot, which I'm not," Cyrus said. "If I end up in a straight relationship, that's fine," she said."And then when I was with a girl, I felt like, ‘Oh s--t, she's going to need someone to protect her, so I'm going to need to have this macho energy.' And that didn't feel right either." As for what she's looking for in a partner, Cyrus revealed it was about more than sex. "But I'm not going to be with f--king slob guys who are watching porn, making all their girls feel ugly." WATCH: Miley Cyrus and Ariana Grande Flirt During Cover of 'Don't Dream It's Over' In addition to addressing her sexualiy, Cyrus also revealed why she's been so hell-bent on losing her Disney star persona.In a candid interview with magazine, Miley revealed she told her mother that she started having romantic feelings towards women at 14 years old. "I remember telling her I admire women in a different way," Miley recalled. "Maybe if you're finally getting to be yourself, it's more of a celebration," she said. She's recently been spotted out and about with 24-year-old Victoria's Secret model Stella Maxwell (that's her above), who she reportedly met via Cheyne Thomas.Though Miley has yet to comment on the rumors, a look at both Miley and Stella's Instagam accounts does show the two appear very close.