These Disney Princesses Reimagined As Other Stuff Are So Inspiring
Art / Internet / Movies

These Disney Princesses Reimagined As Other Stuff Are So Inspiring

You can thank artist Danny Barracuda for some extremely unique and inspiring nostalgia and pop-culture mashups, which you’ve definitely never seen before and are not tired of. Cinderella as a Planned Parenthood Clinic Escort Jasmine as Lea Salonga Aurora as Mathilda from Leon the Professional Mulan as Prince Zuko Belle as Criss Angel Pochahontas as a Falcon Snow … Continue reading

Where’s the Cool Asian Americans At?
Culture / Internet / Movies / Race / Sex / TV

Where’s the Cool Asian Americans At?

I feel like I’ve been reading a lot recently about Asian Americans feeling apart from American culture. As a minority group, Asians are naturally excluded in any number of ways from mainstream American media, our cultures disrespected and plundered for tattoo and costume ideas, and subjected to harmful stereotypes. But in many ways, Asian Pacific … Continue reading

The Jasmine Diaries: ‘Exotic’ is Not a Compliment
Feminism / Movies / Race

The Jasmine Diaries: ‘Exotic’ is Not a Compliment

From Irresistible Revolution, The Jasmine Diaries is a series of pieces written to explore the role of Aladdin‘s princess Jasmine in the identity of the Desi author, Tassja. As a girl, Tassja identified with the white Disney princesses. But when she grew older, and realized she wasn’t treated like the white princesses, she took ownership … Continue reading