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Poortrayal - Transgender Media Representation in Film and TV

Building on the previous research I published regarding trans- visibility and the use of YouTube by members of the transgender community as an empowering platform and tool, I decided to take a closer look at American media’s representation of the transgender community. 815 more words

Transgender

Poppy: YouTube's New Pop Star

Poppy is a YouTube sensation on the rise. Poppy’s content is full of pastels, cuteness, and oddities. Her weirdness is what makes her unique on YouTube. 441 more words

Popular Culture

Media and the Environment

Climate change and global warming are phrases that are (literally) a hot topic that everyone has heard of at some point in their lives. The environment is changing because of humans – this is a proven fact. 304 more words

No Denying She's a Funny Girl.

       “Mommy?”
       “Yes?”
       “Who is your favorite Disney princess?”
        “Belle.”
        “Why?”
        “Well, I like that she’s smart and likes to read. I like that she’s not afraid to be different. 647 more words
Movies

Episode 4: Black Representation!

Good morning, everybody!

My fourth episode is now up! Wow! In this episode, I discuss media milestones for African-Americans and the difference between mainstream media and creating alternative channels. 37 more words