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Women villains as role models

Women villains as role models / Boing Boing Tired of lady villains being given pathetic, exploitative backstories to justify and explain their wicked ways? Sarah Gailey writes In Defense of Villainesses: women who are flawless, ruthless and require no pathological explanation. We love her and we hate her in equal measure. We feel that way because she revels in being all the things that …