Media representation. It’s really important.
What exactly is it? Well, when you see someone portrayed in a book, movie, television show, etc., that is like you, it validates your existence in a way. Seeing someone like you in art helps empower you because you have the ability to see someone you identify with succeeding or overcoming something difficult. That’s why we need more diverse characters in media overall, but for today I wanted to celebrate a few women that I’m hoping you’re able to identify with, and are therefore inspired by them!
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