In the past two weeks I have watched two thought-provoking movies: Green Book and Same Kind of Different as Me. The former (as you may know) won Best Picture for last year. I watched it on the plane. The latter was from 2017, and I found it on Netflix. I love them both for the lessons they … [Continue reading] Who Gets to be the Hero?
I went to see the movie Wonder Woman last week. For the second time. There were many things I like and appreciate about the movie: Female superhero: check Strong female lead character: check Female lead who doesn’t spend time obsessing over a guy: check I’m also glad Gal Gadot … [Continue reading] The Lesser Wonders of Wonder Woman
Last weekend my partner and I went to see The Delivery Man (don't judge me - new parent movie criteria includes close to home, not too late and a few good laughs. check, check, check).In the movie, Vince Vaughn discovers he is the biological father to 533 kids because the sperm bank he donated to as … [Continue reading] The Subtleties of Systemic Exclusion