Liberal Fairy Tales

The modern take on some old ideas:

  • The socio-economically advantaged young woman and the pea
  • The visually challenged duckling and how stereotypes hurt us all
  • Goldilocks and her hurtful imperialist exploitation of 3 harmless bears
  • The pigmentally challenged lady and 7 vertically challenged men who are still fully capable individuals in their own right
  • The capitalist explotation and degredation of Rumpelstiltskin
  • Rapunzel and the negative body images of today’s young women
  • Sleeping Beauty and the environmentally unfriendly use of apples
  • The old woman who lived in a shoe and was deined access to proper pregnancy counseling and health care
  • Hansel and Gretel and their lack of compassion for women of a certain age
  • Jack and Jill and the heartbreaking lack of government supported health care for uninsured individuals who fall down

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