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mother! vs. The Patriarchy

This essay will openly discuss details of mother!, and is meant to explore its symbolism. If you want the film to remain a surprise, do not read the following. Darren Aronofsky’s mother! was released on the 15th of September to mixed critical reviews, box office failure, and widespread audience scorn (it is one of the few films in...

It’s Not the Cheating That Puts Joss Whedon’s Feminism into Question

It’s Not the Cheating That Puts Joss Whedon’s Feminism into Question …it’s everything else. Over the weekend Kai Cole, ex-wife to The Avengers writer/director Joss Whedon, aired out some pretty damning laundry about her former husband of 16 years. In an essay she wrote for The Wrap she revealed that Joss confessed that he...

Coffee with Katie and Emily Ep.13: The Patriarchy Needs To Get Out Of My Uterus

Hi Legion! It’s Katie again! Episode 14 is ALL ABOUT PERIODS. And Emily and I are super excited about it. The episode is available now on iTunes HERE and SoundCloud HERE! Not only do we talk all about our periods, our preferred period care, birth control, PMS, personal horror stories, free bleeding, and THINX, we also give an entire overview of...

Men STILL Can’t Get Over Alamo’s Women-Only Wonder Woman Screenings

Men STILL Can’t Get Over Alamo’s Women-Only Wonder Woman Screenings Like with Trump’s presidency, the harrowing story about Alamo’s decision to hold women-only Wonder Woman screenings (and the butt-hurt men who can not stand being left out) keeps getting more ridiculous with each passing day. In the next chapter of a...