and her effect on workmen
This has been done a
before by feminists
like me. But - why?
We' all heard it before. She' s not an ideal representation
of the average woman. Her body is beyond unrealistic.
but there' s a reason dolls are dolls and
people are people. Sure. representation is
great and it would be nice to see more of a
variety in body types.
who tfor' E -
However. isn' t it kind of funny. as tem-
insets. we are evaluating Barbie based
on her body? Her femininity?
lsn 't that exactly what we are against?
Sure, she' s an iconic image.
But aren' t we missing the point? its
not about her body....
The sergant? "BE uma An warmth be"
Thain new Barbie has been may martydom' tinytot ions way before
women ever did. or have yet to. Has there been a woman Us president?
hie. is there a president Barbie? Foolio. yeah there ist "Career Girl
Barbie" was launched mint after the women' s movement in
lees. Astronaut Barbie came out In years before Sally Ride became
the first woman astronaut true the Us. Summon Barbie came out when
only toe. of doctors were female. Barbie has served in the Army, the
Air Force. the Naw, and the Marines since . There' s a NEWER
Barbie. and only in women have competed as mesons drivers.
Yes. little girls. you can be anything you want to be. and you can even
wear designer shoes while you do it.