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Star Trek’s Official Facebook Page Needs to Tackle Sexist, Racist and Homophobic Comments

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I started a side blog called Trekkie Feminist. It wasn’t long ... [ more ]

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I ... [ more ]

I grew up watching and loving Star Trek, and just over a year ago I started a side blog called ... [ more ]

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Feminist Movie Review: Divergent

One of my “ice-breakers” when I teach art to kids is to get talking to each other is the classic: “Who would win in ... [ more ]

One of my “ice-breakers” when I teach art to kids is to get talking ... [ more ]

One of my “ice-breakers” when I teach art to kids is to get talking to each other is the ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Superheroine Tries to Get a Movie

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack of superhero movies really featuring women, not just as the ... [ more ]

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack ... [ more ]

Jordan Zakarin & Ali Vingiano created this Adventures of Angelfire video to highlight the lack of superhero movies really featuring ... [ more ]

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Violence Against Women on a Concert T-Shirt

Trigger Warning: Imagery and graphic description of violence against women Earlier this summer, a Nine Inch Nails (NIN) concertgoer posted an image on a NIN forum ... [ more ]

Trigger Warning: Imagery and graphic description of violence against women Earlier this summer, a Nine Inch ... [ more ]

Trigger Warning: Imagery and graphic description of violence against women Earlier this summer, a Nine Inch Nails (NIN) concertgoer posted an ... [ more ]

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The Most Powerful Lines in The Giver are Four Words Long

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," but it has some powerful ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being ... [ more ]

The new movie version of Lois Lowry's The Giver has been criticized for being "just another dystopian teen movie," ... [ more ]

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What 1950s Sci-Fi Movies Can Tell Us About Gender Roles Then and Now

1950s B-films like The Creature from the Black Lagoon, Attack of the 50-Foot Woman, or The Pod People, might seem to be pure fantasy, ... [ more ]

1950s B-films like The Creature from the Black Lagoon, Attack of the 50-Foot Woman, ... [ more ]

1950s B-films like The Creature from the Black Lagoon, Attack of the 50-Foot Woman, or The Pod People, might ... [ more ]