The way American comic books portray women has long been controversial. Even powerful super-heroines like DC’s Wonder Woman or Marvel’s She-Hulk are "invariably depicted as alluring objects of desire, wearing the scantiest of costumes.” But others say it's not the job of comics to further feminism, but to entertain and tell great stories. Besides, the industry has come a long way and now offers many new diverse characters that empower women. Are comic books sexist?
Do comic books objectify female characters?
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