Tatyana Olal Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/10899 en Vogue's June issue botches effort to show women as serious athletes http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/23/vogues-june-issue-botches-effort-show-women-serious-athletes Olympic athletes Hope Solo and Serena Williams are pictured running on either arm of their fellow Olympian, Ryan Lochte, on the June cover of Vogue (U.S. edition) magazine. <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/23/vogues-june-issue-botches-effort-show-women-serious-athletes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Feminista 2012 London Olympics body image Hope Solo Katniss Everdeen Olympic athletes Serena Williams Vogue June issue Whitecaps Thu, 24 May 2012 00:04:00 +0000 Tatyana Olal 11787 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Hunger Games spawns dystopian Barbie http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/07/hunger-games-spawns-dystopian-barbie Mattel Inc. recently released the newest addition to the Barbie family in response to the Hunger Games franchise: a Katniss Everdeen Barbie.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/feminista/2012/05/07/hunger-games-spawns-dystopian-barbie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Feminista Culture Barbie girls' body image Hunger Games Jennifer Lawrence Josh Hutcherson Katniss Everdeen Liam Hemsworth marketing Mattel Inc. Tue, 08 May 2012 00:47:00 +0000 Tatyana Olal 11633 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com