#GoodRead | 25 years ago, 'Thelma & Louise 'was a radical statement. Sadly, it still is.

by ITU Pictures [CC BY-NC 2.0], via Flickr

by ITU Pictures [CC BY-NC 2.0], via Flickr

"25 years ago, 'Thelma & Louise 'was a radical statement. Sadly, it still is.":

"What our research has shown, which is very disturbing as far as occupation of female characters goes, is that while the percentage of female CEOs and presidents and justices and things like that are low in the real world, there are far fewer on-screen in fiction. And it’s fiction,” [Geena Davis] says, raising her voice. “The fact that we’re not even able to reflect the abysmal reality is really kind of horrifying."

Read Caitlin Gibson's full article at The Washington Post here…