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Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Some critics have said that the entertainment industry does not have enough women or people of color. However, I think that there is at least some channels of equality in the media, but it is hiding in a place few would look: comic book television shows.Shows like...

Wearing makeup is not the problem

Wearing makeup is not the problem

Makeup is a common controversy among girls today. Some girls prefer to stay bare-faced while others never leave the house without makeup. However, due to negative attacks on body image in the media and today’s society, some people believe that girls wear makeup as a...

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

FEM Club explores gender equality through movie night

Feminism. It may seem like a scary word to some. Images of a world of women and men with equal rights come to mind: progressive reforms such as equal pay, equal representation, and a gender fluidity that can be embraced by men and women in society. Just atrocious. It...

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Opinion: How dress code obstructs gender equality

A common critique against the "Modern Day Feminist" is that she spends too much time focusing on trivial, first world, and privileged problems like the average high school's dress code. She is accused of using 'sexism' or pulling the 'gender card' in a...

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Opinion: Rolling Stone does more harm than good

Journalists have only one job: to uncover the truth. When they fail to do their job, the repercussions are endless. The case of Rolling Stone reporter Sabrina Erdely and her now infamous article which detailed a University of Virginia student’s horrifying rape at a...

Why comic book TV shows are guideposts for industry equality

Opinion: The essentials of feminism

I am a feminist. To formally address every single question I have ever been asked about being a feminist I would like to say: no, I do not hate all men, I only hate those who ask me these questions; no, I do not think women are better than men; no, I am not a...

Women in science: Vicky Yamamoto

Women in science: Vicky Yamamoto

Dr. Vicky Yamamoto is a cancer research scientist at the University of Southern California. Yamamoto works in the field of translational science, which takes findings from basic science and studies how these can be applied in the clinical setting. She specializes in...