Is it that we as a society are still so deeply uncomfortable with women’s sexuality that any time their bodies actually show evidence of having reproduced, we get uneasy, and react by shaming them? In this regard, are fat shaming and slut shaming more similar than many people think?
Unreal is something of a cautionary tale of how easy it can be to sell out one’s feminist values. There’s a lot we can learn from watching and analyzing the conflict between Rachel’s feminist identity and her desire to make money.
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