Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is the hero so many women and girls have been waiting for their whole lives.

8 Inspiring Wonder Woman Moments That Will Change Hollywood Forever

There are about a zillion things I could say about what Patty Jenkins was able to accomplish with this movie, but for now I just want to touch on a Read...
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Is Wonder Woman On A Diet?

We are passing our unhealthy obsession with thinness onto girls and it’s causing them to have issues with food, movement, self-esteem, and body image Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   05.10.17   |   SHARE
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The Real Reason Superheroes Should Come In All Sizes

Bulimia.com has reworked superhero images to show more realistic body types—and their efforts are valuable in more than the expected ways. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   03.4.15   |   SHARE
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Why The Cover For Marvel's New All-Female Avengers Comic Is A Huge Disappointment

The cover for A-Force is a combination of tired trope and deodorant ad. Female empowerment can do so much better. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   02.9.15   |   SHARE
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On Sexual Power, Mike Huckabee, Beyoncé—And Wonder Woman

Rather than seeing Beyoncé's sexual performance as linked to destruction, we can consider whether eroticism might be an alternative to violence. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   01.20.15   |   SHARE
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More Than a Superhero: How Wonder Woman Shaped Feminism

Tonight, Marvel will debut its female-centric show Agent Carter. Before her, one woman started it all. Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   01.6.15   |   SHARE
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How Wonder Woman's Male Creator Helped Shape Third-Wave Feminism 

To understand this debate, it's important to consider historical context. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   12.10.14   |   SHARE

Spider-Woman Makes Bootylicious, Misogynistic Debut

The latest female superhero is little more than sexually objectified eye candy. Are we surprised? Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   08.20.14   |   SHARE
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