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At some point we have to decide if part of “gender equality” means sexualizing everyone or no one

Recently, I've been catching up on NBC's comedy "Powerless". In episode 8, titled "Green Furious", the show takes on the idea of a female superhero being exploited by stereotypical male executives and media. However, the way they chose to deal with it made me wonder if they weren't sending the wrong message. 7581

Power Rangers (2017)

Saban's Power Rangers, unlike it's litany of TV incarnations, is a reboot of the original series. It updates the story of how the original 5 rangers: Jason (Dacre Montgomery), Kimberly (Naomi Scott), Billy (RJ Cyler), Zack (Ludi Lin) and Trini (Becky G.);  become the teenage super heroes that we all know. 7557

Ghost in the Shell’s “whitewashing” scandal is a case of good intentions aimed in the wrong direction

Before it ever hit theaters, 2017's Ghost in the Shell (GITS) was condemned for "whitewashing" because of the casting Scarlett Johansson as the film's lead. It may be an unpopular opinion, but I believe that this is an unfair condemnation.  7551