Mad Men is back for its seventh and, thankfully, final season. Sunday’s premiere episode didn’t seem to spark much fire or interest among critics, or viewers, with ratings very close to the show’s all-time low: critically acclaimed Mad Men may [...]
As we celebrate Norrie’s historic high court victory, what does it mean for Australia’s intersex community?
This persistent attitude that media about women is for women and has no universal appeal is yet another reminder of the social position of women. The ‘everyman’ is, literally, a man.
Pop culture juggernaut Game of Thrones is returning to the US on 7 April, and the hit HBO series will be simulcast in the UK, showing just how big its fandom has grown—and highlighting the tensions that can arise when [...]
After a Muslimah was banned from wearing hijab on the soccer field, her entire team and coaching staff also put on headscarves in an act of solidarity. People around the world saw a Tweet about it, which went viral.
Given that the film itself was a reunion of sorts for the actors, it’s a pity they didn’t have a stronger and more complex script to work with.
Veronica Mars aired for only three seasons, but they were glorious, compelling, fascinating seasons, the kind of television that people still talk about long after it’s gone.
While ‘bossy’ is definitely a gendered slur with negative connotations, the solution to the aggressive suppression of assertive women and girls isn’t banning a word.
This show is about storytelling, and it’s particularly about pushing the limits when it comes to exploring how stories are told and how viewers or readers interact with them.
It’s safe to assume that business owners aren’t going to be terribly concerned about mixed fibers, people who eat shellfish, or those who work on the Sabbath. The real issue, of course, is same-gender couples with the audacity to expect access to public accommodations.
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