Hein Kaiser
Journalist
4 minute read
12 Feb 2021
9:00 am

The Kardashians gave us a lot more than we bargained for

Hein Kaiser

The Kardashians also made the world swallow sustained prejudice when it comes to multi-racial relationships, opened the door for surrogacy’s wider acceptance and that women really can achieve all they want, be who they want to be and boo-ha the naysayers, writes Hein Kaiser.

Kim Kardashian. Picture: KKWBeauty Instagram

In the beginning there was one. She was all powerful, all seeing and ruthlessly self-promoting. She created the five, leveraged the sixth and created a world that has, collectively, garnered a staggering 700 million plus following on Instagram and millions of viewers of nineteen seasons, across the world, of real-life family drama. Kris Jenner has undoubtedly become the goddess of popular culture, has been so for almost two decades and penetrated every aspect of our recent past and present with her princesses, Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Kylie, Kendall and more recently, Kaitlyn. The Kardashians have become one of the most powerful...