Strong Females in Fiction

There seem to be a miniscule amount of female protagonists in roles in film and television. Much of the time females are used as love interests and are often passive. This contrasts with many novels, where most I read feature many strong female characters. Perhaps this is why I often choose reading over TV. I …

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Women in the Media

Many think the gender equality was won with women’s liberation, but women are often still seen as the weaker and more fragile sex. For evidence of this, all one has to do is look towards the media. A recent example of women being treated different in the media is in today’s Sydney Morning Herald. The …

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