Monthly Archives: August 2013

Sometimes Blue Is Just A Color

Originally posted on The Dish:
The first and third parts of the “pink boys” thread are here and here. The second post featured a straight female reader who grew up butch. Several readers continue that theme: What about blue girls?…

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Unbelievable, In Memoriam

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Damsels in distress and the dearth of female characters

Originally posted on Bennett North:
Today I watched Anita Sarkeesian’s three–part series on the Damsel in Distress trope in video games. This was part of her series on Tropes vs. Women in Video Games, which was funded by a Kickstarter…

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Feminist Frequency’s Tropes VS. Women in Video Games

Originally posted on SACHA's Blog:
We are huge fans of Anita Sarkeesian’s work in critiquing the sexism and mysoginy in popular culture in her video blogs Feminist Frequency. For a little history of the online harassment that Anita experienced…

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