Break the Cycle

I don’t have much to say about this, other than it is a MUST-SEE, very powerful video. It’s a little over 8 minutes long, as it’s an extended trailer for a movie: Miss Representation, that premiers on OWN on October 20th. It’s already getting a lot of buzz and has won many awards.

We don’t have to look far to see that American youth are being sold the concept that women and girls’ value lies in their youth, beauty and sexuality. It’s time to break that cycle of mistruths. MissRepresentation.org believes that all people should be equally represented in our media, that our voices should be heard and that we should all be valued for our talents, capacity as leaders and ability to contribute to the world at large.

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