Behind Every Great Man, There’s a Greater Woman

We are conditioned from a young age to overlook female contributions and to celebrate superheroes like Spiderman or Superman without caring too much for their female partners. The problem with popular media is not the lack of representation, but of misrepresentation that makes women a target for violence, and stereotyping, which boxes them into categories less superior to men.
Let's take a closer look at these famous heroes that we grew up consuming and how their female partners’ contribution has been overshadowed by the media. Let’s illustrate these overlooked and stereotyped women as strong, independent and full human beings. Let’s retell their stories not as an object or as a damsel in distress, but as a strong, independent being who is self-reliant and capable of achieving greatness all by herself. Behind Every Great Man, There's a Greater Woman...