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Azeezh Kanji

  • When feminism’s wonders aren’t for all women

    The reaction to Wonder Woman highlights the perversity and partiality of a feminism that celebrates the cinematic representation of a fictional, purportedly anti-war female superhero, but ignores the non-fictional women (and men) who experience the real brutalities of war and occupation. Such a feminism is neither truly “subversive” nor “revolutionary.”

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