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Have Women Become the New Trick in ‘Trick or Treat’?

What was once thought of as a kid’s holiday with spooky decorations and creative costumes, Halloween has begun to be much more known for its lack of originality and sexualization of women.  It comes as no surprise that America has … Continue reading

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Reality TV & The Transformation of Identity of the Self

The cultural economy of entertainment and advertising has transformed the identity of the self by creating ideal and normative images or behaviors through governmentality and biopower, simultaneously targeting marginalized groups that lie outside the narrow boundaries of such definitions.  From makeover … Continue reading

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