feminism


Mirion Malles League Of Super Feminists Out in October

Mirion Malle's League Of Super Feminists, Out in October

Here is the listing - and there is a preview right here too. This primer on feminism and media literacy teaches young readers why it mattersThe League of Super Feminists is an energetic and fierce comic for tweens and younger teens Cartoonist Mirion Malle guides readers through some of the central tenets including consent, intersectionality, privilege, body[...]

Mrs. America: Phyllis Schlaflys A Fight They Didnt Expect [PREVIEW]

"Mrs. America": Phyllis Schlafly's A Fight They Didn't Expect [PREVIEW]

Davhi Waller's Mrs. America traces the history of – and resistance to – the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) movement. That "resistance" came in the form of conservative Phyllis Schlafly (Cate Blanchett), and FX on Hulu has done a nice job giving us looks at Schlafly as well as Bella Abzug (Margo Martindale), Gloria Steinem (Rose Byrne), […]

Sophie Campbell Shares Concept Art for Jennika TMNTs New Female Turtle

Sophie Campbell Shares Concept Art for Jennika, TMNT's New Female Turtle

IDW's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic is heading toward its 100th issue, an amazing feat by modern comic book standards, but the publisher isn't saving all their shocking moments for that milestone issue (though we're on the record as predicting the return of Oruku Saki for that big event). In last week's TMNT #95, IDW […]



Dear ABCs The Rookie: We Want More of Our Badass Women

Dear ABC's The Rookie: We Want More of Our Badass Women!

ABC's freshman cop dramedy The Rookie has a lot of promise. The stories are interesting, the jokes are funny, the subject matter is treated respectfully, and the main character is played by geek idol Nathan Fillion (John Nolan). Additionally, the casting is fantastic! Of eight main character roles–all police officers–half are badass women played by fantastic actors: Alyssa Diaz […]

Ratched: Ryan Murphy Calls Cuckoos Nest Prequel Series A Feminist Horror Story

Ratched: Ryan Murphy Calls 'Cuckoo's Nest' Prequel Series "A Feminist Horror Story"

The series was given a two-season, 18-episode, straight-to-series commitment by the streaming service, with Murphy directing the opening episode as he does on all of his series from a script by newcomer writer Evan Romansky.[caption id="attachment_956507" align="aligncenter" width="600"] FX[/caption]Speaking at GQ Live in Los Angeles over the weekend, Murphy described the series as a "gorgeous story"[...]


Holly Marie Combs Isnt Too Charmed with CW Reboot

Holly Marie Combs Isn't Too 'Charmed' with CW Reboot

So that didn't last long. Less than 24 hours after the CW announced it was ordering a pilot for a high-profile reboot of the long-running WB series Charmed, the original series' own Piper Halliwell – Holly Marie Combs – took to Twitter to conjure up some ill will towards the project. Combs originally retweeted a Charmed fan's […]

Kevin Feige Says Yes To An All-Female Marvel Movie&#8230After Competition Does It First

Kevin Feige Says Yes To An All-Female Marvel Movie…After Competition Does It First

2 — they plan to release five more — Spider-Man: Homecoming, Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, and Ant-Man and The Wasp — before finally releasing a superhero film where a woman gets top billing. That's the kind of decisive risk taking and bold feminism this industry could use more of.And now, months after DC announced plans to make an all-woman Suicide[...]

James Bond Producer Would Consider A Female Director

James Bond Producer Would Consider A Female Director

We're getting another James Bond movie and that means we get to dust off the debate about whether or not we're going to ever see a woman take on the role of Bond. We already know that such a casting jump isn't going to happen with this movie, since Daniel Craig is already confirmed to return, […]




Preview: Empowered Special #7 &#8211 For GamerGaters And SJWs Alike

Preview: Empowered Special #7 – For GamerGaters And SJWs Alike

It is my guiltiest of pleasures. I may not be alone in that. Empowered by Adam Warren published by Dark Horse, the feminist cheesecake bondage comic, that aims to have its cake, eat it, then smear it all over its body inviting you to lick it off, as long as you have read The Female Eunuch […]

Feminism &#038 Comics Event Explodes On Facebook Gosh Comics Adds Ticket System

Feminism & Comics Event Explodes On Facebook, Gosh Comics Adds Ticket System

But tomorrow they are holding this month's event Feminism & Comics at Gosh Comics.It seems to be more popular that usual Indeed, 352 people have signed up on Facebook to attend, with over fifty more showing interest.It's not that big a shop.As a result, Gosh Comics have started issuing free tickets on Eventbrite[...]