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Legendary Women
Official tumblr for the Legendary Women, Inc. charity.

Legendary Women, Inc. is an organization founded to counteract the negative representation of women in the media, as well as to empower and promote women in their everyday lives and endeavors.
June 09th 2014

Check out Hollaback Philadelphia’s very needed and very important campaign to get stronger harassment policies at San Diego Comic Con - http://www.geeksforconsent.org/ and http://www.change.org/petitions/it-s-time-for-comic-con-to-take-harassment-seriously-insist-they-create-a-thorough-harassment-policy

May 28th 2014
May 28th 2014

Our thoughts on culture, misogyny, and the tragedy at Isla Vista - https://medium.com/@legendarywomen/ba74e1554067

May 14th 2014

Sometimes there’s more to life than #barbie = love some #tomboys too

May 14th 2014

loveanddowhateveryouwill:

tatiana as a clone pretending to be another clone

May 14th 2014

Nettie Maria Stevenson - a #genetics researcher who helped figure out the conformation of chromosomes that determine sex

May 13th 2014

We’re happy to (finally) bring you our literary contest winners! Starting with third place - https://medium.com/legendary-women/f2f63bf587c0

May 10th 2014

Ana Gomez is also debuting her column about the women and female relationships of #tbbt and #thebigbangtheory - https://medium.com/legendary-women/590c1a1824aa

May 10th 2014

We’re unveiling two new columns today with Hayley Fahey’s column about social media and feminism - https://medium.com/legendary-women/72cb8da7a165

May 10th 2014

so excited for #agentcarter as a TV Series next fall. We’re already working on covering SHIELD (first columns next week), and we can’t wait for a female-centric spy show to be on again as well as to see Marvel highlighting awesome female characters too. 

Here is more information about the series, starring actress Hayley Atwell:

http://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2014/may/09/marvel-agent-carter-captain-america-tv