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Christina Paschyn wrote a new blog post: Hey, Hollywood: Pay Attention to Female War Heroes 2 weeks, 1 day ago · View
Cara Hoffman has a wonderful op-ed in the New York Times this week about America’s female soldiers titled, The Things She Carried . She explains how our nation’s women warriors and their heroic contributions go unrecognized and ignored by the public and pop culture. I’ll let her writing set the scene:
Women have served in the American military in [...]
Christina Paschyn commented on the blog post Infographic of the Day: Gender Inequality in Film (spoiler alert: there’s a lot) 4 months, 1 week ago · View
Speaking of sexism in Hollywood films…
Check out my blog post on how the Jupiter Ascending trailer marginalizes the actual main character of the film. Probably because she’s a woman, and, you know, apparently people apparently won’t go see a movie with a female protagonist. Sigh.
Christina Paschyn commented on the blog post “So, you know, I figured it was a domestic-violence dispute…” 11 months, 2 weeks ago · View
Let’s not forget, Amanda Berry is a hero, too. Thanks to her courage and escape attempt, she not only rescued herself but all the women in that house. Yes, Charles Ramsey is a hero, but let’s not downplay that brave and determined woman’s own agency.