The Feminist Pitfalls of Stock Photography

Girl power and feminism, through the eyes of stock photography.

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Girlfight and Threats to Masculinity

What I love about the movie “Girlfight” is that Diana’s priorities are so refreshingly different from women in other movies.  From the beginning of the film, we know that she is badass, but when she and Adrian become involved, I worried that she would start prioritizing him over boxing and winning.  At the climax of…

For the softies out there…

I was raised by a single mother–a trauma nurse–and two older sisters. We had a “Rosie the Riveter” magnet on our fridge and an Alanis Morissette cassette tape on repeat. You could say that I’ve always worshipped the Tough Woman. But we can’t all be tough. As much as I love how figures like Buffy and…