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The movement made history on several levels, though it did have its critics: the now-iconic pink “Pussy Hat” was seen by some as transphobic, while some felt the event itself was an overwhelming display of white privilege.
It’s not an overstatement to say that the last 304 days have been, to steal the internet’s favorite word, I won’t say 2017’s been the worst year ever—the Black Death, which claimed around 50 million lives, started in 1347, after all—but it sure hasn’t been easy. No need to spook you with a comprehensive retrospective, but here’s the Spark Notes version: 2017 was the year our president made it OK for companies to stop paying for birth control if they don’t believe in it. 2017 was the year we donated a kidney to our best friend.
As the series reckoned with the backlash of this criticism, the women of the Seven Kingdoms have evolved and given us some of the most empowering women on television, from the Stark sisters (who have grown to reclaim their own narratives) to the multi-titled Khaleesi herself.