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Women Who Hunt: Television’s Top Female Detectives

My obsession with TV mysteries started at the tender age of twelve, when late-night PBS watching led to my first episode of Poirot on Masterpiece Mystery! 2,896 more words


This (not) Just In: Ladies are Funny

I LOVE that we are finally seeing more funny women in TV & film. (There should still be WAY more, but it’s a start.) Last month, three of the ladies below came up in a conversation about comedy with Trusted Source, totally naturally, and my heart fluttered at the idea that… 321 more words

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vanessa on daredevil

Vanessa on Daredevil went on a date with the devil himself. When Wilson Fisk, the evil mastermind rebuilding Hell’s Kitchen in his vision, takes her to a dinner that gets interrupted by a haggard-looking criminal yelling at Fisk, Vanessa realizes this might not be your average businessman. 675 more words


Rima Karaki Gets Told to Shut up, Shuts up Sexist Jerk Instead

The Middle East is currently embroiled in a lot of different cultural tensions and one of the most prominent issues seems to be the treatment of women in various Middle Eastern cultures. 575 more words

Why Mindy Kaling doesn't have to be my pioneer

Written in response to the piece ‘Mindy Kaling is not your pioneer’ by Alex E. Jung in Al Jazeera America. Original article here: http://america.aljazeera.com/opinions/2015/1/mindy-project-racetv.html

‘To be born a woman is to know/That you must labour to be beautiful’ 1,103 more words


Women of the Walking Dead

(Guest contribution by Maye from Woman Writes)

Warning: minor spoilers from last nights episode ahead!

From the beginning of “The Walking Dead” there has been observations and complaints about the show containing an outrageous amount of sexism. 496 more words


Women on TV

I was talking with some friends about tv shows that we liked, and I said that watching Parks and Rec had ruined watching other shows for me because it had such great female representation and that is hard to find in prime time television shows. 857 more words