Tag: women

(Wo)man Up: Sisterhood in ‘Practical Magic’

The number of films and series with female-centric plots is growing, but the number is still lower than we’d want. In the past, however, we’ve had some terrific productions with strong women…

Body Positivity: the New Mainstream

As women, we are reminded almost daily that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes. That our worth isn’t measured by our waistlines, the color of our skin, our height, thigh gap,…

Women Killin’ It in the TV Industry: Fangirlish Sits In

With the surge of allegations within Hollywood and the TV and film industries regarding sexual harassment and assaults in recent months, it seems that women’s voices are becoming louder, stronger and more…

Keys in Hand: Saudi Women and Driving

(As a note: Saudi women here refers to both Saudi-born women and women living in Saudi Arabia) Over the years, Saudi Arabia has been under immense pressure to lift the ban on…

Riverdale: Power to the Ladies

What’s going on in old Riverdale? Murder? Attempted suicides? Secret engagements? Teen pregnancies? Almost everything, to be honest.  This dark and gritty adaptation of old comic books has swept us all up…