1. “PRINCESS SCIENTISTS” DRAW YOUNG GIRLS INTO SCIENCE, AND PLENTY OF CONTROVERSY from The Mary Sue
  2. What if Disney’s Princesses were horror stories? from io9. (I would argue that some of them already are.)
  3. Is a Disney Free Daughter Really A More Empowered One? from Jezebel
  4. Someone takes photos of women dressed as Disney princesses and posts them to Flickr. In fact 2012 was a big year for princess memes and Internet trends. Can We Please Stop With The Hipster Disney Princesses came from Mommyish.
  5. Turns out there’s a rule. Nothing surprising. Turns out Princesses kinda have to be white, even Latina ones.
  6. Meanwhile, Movieline wonders if the Anti-Princess movement has finally arrived? And by anti-princess, they mean all those princesses who don’t behave like traditional princesses but who are still princesses.
  7. Did you catch the little girl telling Pippa Middleton that she doesn’t like princesses? Unfortunately I can’t decipher what Pippa said in response, but she was obviously as amused as the rest of us.
  8. What would you do if your son wanted to dress up as a princess? I’D LET HIM.
  9. Six Princess Books For Parents Who Really, Really Hate Princesses from Good Men Project
  10. WHAT DISNEY PRINCESSES WOULD LOOK LIKE IF THEY WERE ACTUALLY HUMAN from The Mary Sue
  11. Stop Telling Girls They Are Princesses from Daily Life
  12. Earth To Disney: There is no princess gene, from Princess Free Zone
  13. Grace Kelly Dies: Books about princesses from YA Reading List
  14. Kickass Princesses Part 1 and Part 2 from Bad Reputation
  15. It’s time we all grew up and ditched the Princess Fantasy thing from The Guardian

 

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