The Insidious Origin and Nature of ‘Barbie’ 

With the release of the new Barbie movie, toy manufacturer and entertainment company, Mattel, is setting out to bedazzle a fresh generation of girls into jumping on the “Barbie bandwagon.” The hype has been massive, with marketing techniques such as the introduction of a new Barbie filter that makes you pink, poreless and pretty filling social media. Countless of advertisements and promotions such as Celebrating Pride Month “These Barbies and Kens want to wish you all a happy #PrideMonth!” have public spaces. After all, as the slogan goes “Barbie: You Can Be Anything!” Continue reading The Insidious Origin and Nature of ‘Barbie’