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We Are All Wonder Women. Mattel misses the point of body positivity with its new Wonder Woman Barbie.

We Are All Wonder Women. Mattel misses the point of body positivity with its new Wonder Woman Barbie.

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March 18, 2016

As an avid superhero fan, I was extremely excited when Mattel, Inc. released photos of its Wonder Woman Barbie for the upcoming “Batman v. Superman” movie. Although comic book Wonder Woman was drawn with defined muscles, the Wonder Woman Mattel has created has insect-like arms, devoid of any comic book ...