We think it's great that 14-year-old Julia Bluhm has taken on the challenge of confronting Photoshopping and unrealistic images of girls in the media-starting with Seventeen Magazine. This Washington-Post Article is a great example of one girl who not only looked critically at what the media was telling her, but decided to do something about it.
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EMPOWERTAINMENT aims to take a critical look at media in regards to how gender and women/girls are portrayed. From popular articles, videos, and websites, to original submissions, we want to not only examine the media and its relation to gender, but help shift it.