Tag: Feminist Frequency

Anita Sarkeesian is back with two new videos from her Tropes vs Women in Video Games video series (Previously: Damsel in Distress part one, two, and three). Think of this one as an extension of her amazing research work thus far, which you may remember from the Tropes vs Women Bullying video. This video here is a […]

The 3rd and final part of Feminist Frequency’s look at the “Damsel in Distress” trope in video games. I’ve enjoyed this series a lot and encourage you to watch her critique of modern video games and how they portray women.

Here is Part 1 in case you missed it. Best to watch Part 1 first and then come back to this video here. I think I’ve seriously been out of touch with video games in general. I had no idea they got so violent as of late. For somebody like me who doesn’t play a […]

I guess I don’t really think about this as deeply as I should, but Feminist Frequency brings up a good point about how Hollywood often discredits feminism with overtly radical and militant females standing as feminists in TV shows and movies. In short, it’s a cliché in filmmaking that uses feminists to make feminists look […]