“Hopefully you noticed my Velma is South Asian,” Kaling said. “If people freak out about that, I don’t care. [If a dog can solve crimes,] so can a brown person.”
Heroic Girls Foundation Helps Sacramento Area Girl Scouts Earn Their “Comic Artist Badge”
Scouts from the Girl Scouts Heart of Central California Council came together from across the Sacramento region in January to learn what it takes to be a comic-book artist. The…
Tom Holland Broke The Internet By Performing In Drag While Playing It Straight
Holland dressed as Rhianna because Rhianna is a badass and he did his best to channel her energy while on stage.
Disney Unveils A Sneak Peek Of “Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur”
After years of rumors and development, we have finally gotten our first look at the Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur cartoon — based on the comic book of the same name.
The Eternals Diversity Is Its Strength
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Overlooked In The War Against Instagram: The Larger Role of Destructive Gender Norms
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Heroic Girls Foundation Brings Graphic Novel Literacy Program To The Girl Scouts
Scouts will read, analyze and discuss the Eisner Award-winning comic “Lumberjanes” Oct 29, 2021, Sacramento, Calif. The Heroic Girls Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving equality for women and…
Interview: Tamara Robertson
We sit down with the Mythbuster, cosplayer and STEM advocate to talk about gender, science and media.
Heroic Girls Hosts “Loki” Watch Parties Every Wednesday at 6 pm PST
It's no secret that we love Loki, everyone's favorite genderfluid god of mischief. His new show on Disney+ is fantastic, so we're getting the Heroic Girls fam together for a…
Mindy Kaling Is A South Asian ‘Velma’ In HBO Max Cartoon For Adults
The prequel shows a pre-Scooby 'Velma' solving crimes on her own. Back in February, HBO Max announced a new addition to their animated offerings: "Velma," voiced by Mindy Kaling. The…