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Directed by Patty Jenkins best known for her work on the 2003 serial-killer thriller “Monster,” this will mark the first superhero film featuring a female protagonist that is also directed by a woman. READ MORE »


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If you loved “Mad Max: Fury Road” as much as I did, you may be disappointed by the DC/Vertigo Mad Max: Furiosa origins comic book. Feminist blogger Ana Mardoll outlined, page-by-page, why the comic is problematic-bordering-on-if-not-outright-offensive over at Shakesville, ranging from the fact that it lacks continuity and cohesiveness with the movie’s narrative, to the… READ MORE »


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The UK’s National Health Service has classified voluntary genital piercings as female genital mutilation. READ MORE »


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When I was a kid, I wanted to be Catwoman when I grew up. My mom even made me a Michelle Pfeiffer-style Catwoman suit for Halloween when I was four. Now it’s closer than ever to being a reality: Catwoman is coming out as bisexual! Hooray, and welcome to the club, Selina!

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The Internet! Sometimes it can teach you a thing or two. Like I didn’t know that DC Comics had a legit gay superhero in the ’80s. Well, let’s rephrase that. DC Comics had a gay superhero, but he was definitely not legitimately written. And in fact, was actually something of an abomination. … READ MORE »


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Fancy yourself a super heroine? Or maybe you’re just Catwoman’s biggest fan? Well, you’re going to want to get your hands on nOir Jewelry’s accessory collection based on the super heroines of DC Comics. In celebration of DC’s 75th anniversary, nOir’s designed superhero-worthy jewels that feature the symbols and imagery of the sexy Catwoman, brave… READ MORE »


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Batwoman’s back! DC Comics is releasing an all-new series based on the crime-fighting superheroine, but things have changed a little for her. The first panel of the lady-in-black’s first full book since 1979 has just been posted on the inker Tod Klein’s blog and it’s clear that this time she’s not just woman-handling crime, she’s… READ MORE »