A different view of Cinderella from LuckyOtter
Here is the Twitter thread in which I found this video. It’s a good explanation of why Cinderella, far from being weak and shallow (only interested in a dress and a man), is actually incredibly brave and a wonderful example of a strong woman who was her family’s scapegoat and eventually, through her own strong will and by remaining a good person, escaped from her abusive family and still retained her compassion and humanity.
Twitter thread by Lia (edited for clarity):
Cinderella gets a bad rep for being considered a weak Disney princess; a bad role model. But she’s literally one of the strongest! think about it. She was a victim of being abused by her stepfamily for years, yet still remained a kind and caring person throughout all the verbal and mental torture.
Cinderella overcame her situation in the 1950 Disney classic due to retribution for her kindness and…
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