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Warrior Women: The Trope


A Warrior Woman may be many things, but she must first and foremost (okay, not really, but anyway): be tough not be a damsel in distress (for the most part, at least) elect… Continue reading

Warrior Women in History


Hua Mulan (China) There can’t be a discussion of warrior women in history without mentioning Mulan. I mean, she’s the only one with a Disney movie. The first mention of Mulan is in… Continue reading

Warrior Women in TV and Film


 Buffy (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) At first glance, she looks like the first one to die in a horror movie: blonde, not super smart, cheerleader, she’s definitely gonna be the one to run… Continue reading