Entertainment

How HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’ Became A Feminist TV Show In The Unlikeliest Yet Fascinating Way

How HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’ Became A Feminist TV Show In The Unlikeliest Yet Fascinating Way

Summer is finally here which means we all have a few months to binge-watch or re-watch our fave shows of last season, before the new Fall TV shows premiere. If […]

July 7, 2017 ×
‘The Mummy’ Brings A Complex Female Villain To A Summer Blockbuster Thanks To A Female Writer

‘The Mummy’ Brings A Complex Female Villain To A Summer Blockbuster Thanks To A Female Writer

This summer has been a breakout year for female-driven blockbusters. The biggest of course being ‘Wonder Woman‘. directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot, which hit number 1 in […]

June 27, 2017 ×
‘Queen Of The South’ – A Female-Driven Show Portraying The Drug Cartel Through The Female Gaze

‘Queen Of The South’ – A Female-Driven Show Portraying The Drug Cartel Through The Female Gaze

The USA Network’s ‘Queen Of The South’ series has returned to TV screens for its second season, and it is a show that is worth talking about far beyond its […]

June 26, 2017 ×
Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

Web Series ‘America In Transition’ Explores Community, Family & Faith For Trans People Of Color

According to data collected by the FBI, LGBT people are more likely to be targets of hate crime than any other minority group. Although we seem to have made plenty […]

June 22, 2017 ×
Season 3 Of Netflix’s ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Fulfilling All Our Feminist Binge-Watch Needs

Season 3 Of Netflix’s ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Fulfilling All Our Feminist Binge-Watch Needs

If you haven’t been watching (and by “watching” we mean binge-watching) the Netflix original series ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’, the good news is you have access to 3 seasons back to […]

June 19, 2017 ×
‘Venus Flytrap’ Is The Feminist, Punk, Queer-Centric, Music Web Series We’ve Been Waiting For

‘Venus Flytrap’ Is The Feminist, Punk, Queer-Centric, Music Web Series We’ve Been Waiting For

If you haven’t come across ‘Venus Flytrap’, the new web series created by Adele Bertai, starring Margaret Cho and Asia Argento, don’t worry, we have you covered. It is the […]

June 15, 2017 ×
The Cast Of ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Ain’t Afraid Of Calling The Show “Feminist” Ahead of S5 Premiere

The Cast Of ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Ain’t Afraid Of Calling The Show “Feminist” Ahead of S5 Premiere

At a recent panel event for the Tribeca Film Festival, the cast of the new Hulu series ‘The Handmaid’s Tale‘, based on Margaret Atwood’s brilliant and eerily-relevant book of the […]

June 1, 2017 ×
New Indie Film ‘The Red Lotus’ Portrays A Dystopian Future America Where Abortion Is Illegal

New Indie Film ‘The Red Lotus’ Portrays A Dystopian Future America Where Abortion Is Illegal

If you’ve been watching ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ on Hulu and are equally terrified and entertained by how a book written in the mid-1980’s could hit so shockingly close to home […]

May 24, 2017 ×
F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

If you’re familiar with the numerous articles we’ve written about the lack of equality for women and minorities both behind and in front of the camera in the film industry, […]

April 25, 2017 ×
We’re All About Rapper Leaf’s Take On Intersectionality, Commercialized Feminism, & Female Sexuality

We’re All About Rapper Leaf’s Take On Intersectionality, Commercialized Feminism, & Female Sexuality

She hails from NYC, counts Missy Elliot and Coco Chanel among her heroes, and dropped her debut album ‘Trinity’ at the age of 21 in the Fall of 2016. Rapper […]

April 19, 2017 ×
Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Comedy Duo Behind ‘Shugs & Fats’ Web Series Busting Stereotypes Of Muslim Women In Media

Ahem, that should actually read “Award-winning Comedy Duo”! If you aren’t familiar with the ‘Shugs & Fats’ web series, now’s your chance. The show stars creators Nadia Manzoor and Radhika […]

April 4, 2017 ×
Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

We all know Hollywood has an equality problem. The entertainment industry is simply a microcosm (although a very large, and powerful one) of what is happening elsewhere in society, despite […]

March 23, 2017 ×
Smithsonian Channel Celebrates Courageous Pioneers During Women’s History Month

Smithsonian Channel Celebrates Courageous Pioneers During Women’s History Month

The Smithsonian Channel is taking the spirit of Women’s History Month quite literally, and we are all about this! Throughout March, they are airing two, hour-long specials about the lives […]

March 20, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women’s Work Isn’t Done In Hollywood Yet, & Women Unite In ‘No More Silhouettes’ Music Video

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women’s Work Isn’t Done In Hollywood Yet, & Women Unite In ‘No More Silhouettes’ Music Video

Are you ready for a full dose of female empowerment? ‘Coz that’s exactly what this edition of Feminist Friday, our weekly series where we share our favorite videos of the […]

March 10, 2017 ×
Is The Success Of ‘Moana’ An Indication Of The Empowering Direction Disney Will Steer Toward?

Is The Success Of ‘Moana’ An Indication Of The Empowering Direction Disney Will Steer Toward?

Although it seems as if the Disney Princess model is what dominates among animated female characters being produced by Disney studios, every now and then they surprise us by launching […]

February 13, 2017 ×