My daughter is six-years-old and determined to become a “fairy girl superhero mermaid” when she grows up. While I can’t offer much advice on a suitable career path for this particular profession, I think it’s interesting she always uses the word girl in front of superhero. “You’re a girl, so of course you’ll be a girl superhero”, I tell her. But she insists that “all the good superheroes are boys”.
Sadly, she’s right.
Spiderman, Superman, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Captain America, Iron Man, Thor - all ... Read More