I know you probably think I’ve gone over the deep end with all the vitriol I’ve expressed towards M & Ms for presenting its female characters as a high heeled, kissy-lipped minority.
But the problem here is that this same old image and narrative is everywhere in kidworld. Whose kids eat Goldfish? Here’s our package:
There it is again: Brooke, the Minority Feisty.
What happens to kids when they grow up saturated in a world where everywhere they look, girls go missing?