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The witch treatment: What Dr. Strange’s Wanda tells us about representations of female anger

The witch treatment: What Dr. Strange’s Wanda tells us about representations of female anger

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The visual effects in Marvel’s Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness don’t disappoint, but the treatment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) lead female villain does. Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) hasn’t been given much positive character development….

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Woodward and Bernstein didn’t bring down a president in Watergate – but the myth that they did lives on

Woodward and Bernstein didn’t bring down a president in Watergate – but the myth that they did lives on

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. In their dogged reporting of the Watergate scandal, Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncovered the crimes that forced Richard Nixon to resign the presidency in August 1974. That version of Watergate has long dominated popular…

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Social assistance cuts are contributing to high rates of HIV, syphilis in Saskatchewan

Social assistance cuts are contributing to high rates of HIV, syphilis in Saskatchewan

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The province of Saskatchewan leads the country in preventable, opportunistic illnesses enabled by poverty. With new changes to income support programs and increased housing instability, things are getting worse. Saskatchewan has the highest rate of HIV in Canada,…

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If you’re renting, chances are your home is cold. With power prices soaring, here’s what you can do to keep warm

If you’re renting, chances are your home is cold. With power prices soaring, here’s what you can do to keep warm

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. If you’re feeling the cold this winter, you’re not alone. About a quarter of all Australians have trouble keeping their homes warm enough in winter. That figure is likely to soar this year, due to poor quality housing…

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Legal fights persist over policies that require teachers to refer to trans students by their chosen pronouns

Legal fights persist over policies that require teachers to refer to trans students by their chosen pronouns

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. In Tennessee, a proposed law would let public school teachers refuse to call transgender students by the pronouns they use for themselves. At Shawnee State University – a public university in Ohio – a professor got paid US$400,000…

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