The GoldieBlox Blacklash

By now, I’m sure most of us have seen the GoldieBlox video featuring a version of the Beastie Boys’ “Girls,” an elaborate Rube Goldberg machine, and a theme of giving young girls something to play with that’s not pink or princess-y.  Read More The GoldieBlox Blacklash

Disney’s Latina Princess Sofia Isn’t So Latina After All

Last week, Disney announced the arrival of a new princess. A Latina princess. Sounds fantastic, right? Unfortunately, this has been just one more case of capitalist selfishness trying to edge into a vulnerable market, because Princess Sofia is everything I never wanted in my Latina princess. Read More Disney’s Latina Princess Sofia Isn’t So Latina After All