everything i’ve been saying for years, condensed into an awesome fucking powerpoint. THANKS OP <3
"Yes, but that’s still a minority! If more women played video games, there would be more reason to have female protagonists!"
Seriously. Why hasn’t there been a Wonder woman, Storm, or Black Widow movie done yet?
Beyoncé — aka goddess among mortals slash queen of everything, dropped a surprise album this morning — and guess what? She featured a TEDx talk! One of our favorites, actually. It’s a killer talk by author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie about gender and femaleness and why we should all be feminists. You can hear the excerpt above in the second verse of “***Flawless,” bookended by Beyoncé reminding you that she will always speak her mind. TEDxEuston, FTW.
”We say to girls: ‘You can have ambition, but not too much. You should aim to be successful, but not too successful, otherwise you will threaten the man.’’
"There are things you can’t fight - acts of God. You see a hurricane coming, you get out of the way. But when you’re in a Jaeger, suddenly you can fight the hurricane. You can win.”