Netflix’s original series Never Have I Ever by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher is the coming of age dramedy I … More
This year, I’ve been excited to see many more women lead television programming (even Netflix has a category for it) but as a media critic, I can’t justify the addition of these shows or characters, when they are hindering the story or not contributing any sense of female empowerment. I hope one day we wouldn’t need a special category on Netflix, but until then, here are the folks who have created fantastic women characters and others that have failed in their attempt.
We are gearing up for the pumpkin lattes (and really, pumpkin everything), fall jackets and boots, scarves, and of course the fall television line up. I’m very excited this year because this summer has given me hope that there will be more intersectional feminist shows coming soon.
Here are my summer faves!